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What are the 4 parts

Pulmonary stenosis
Ventricular septal defect
Overriding aorta
Hypertrophy of R ventricle

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This causes decreased blood flow to where

Lungs

2

The degree of cyanosis and severity is dependent on

Pulmonary stenosis

3

Which 3 tests aid in diagnosis

Hyperoxia
Echocardiogram
Cardiac cath

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Where is the murmur heard

Lower L sternal border

5

What are the s/s

Clubbing
Failure to thrive
Chest pain
Squatting
Barrel chest

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What are symptoms of tet spells

Cyanosis
Tachypnea
Altered level of consciousness

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How are tet spells managed

Knee chest position
100% O2
Morphine/propranolol

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What 3 things are done with correction

Put aorta back on left side
Patch VSD
open pulmonary artery