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This causes failure of which chamber of the heart

R ventricle

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What are s/s

Increased respiratory effort
Frequent respiratory infections
Murmur

2

Where is the murmur heard

Lower L sternal border

3

This pt is at an increased risk for which 2 things

SBE
CHF

4

How is this managed

Prophylactic antibiotics
Band pulmonary artery
Teflon patch

5

What is the major problem with this condition

Oxygenated blood flow to the lungs