Spontaneous echocardiographic contrast due to ductus venosus [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2017; 45(2): 176-177 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2016.19949

Spontaneous echocardiographic contrast due to ductus venosus

İlker Ertuğrul, Vehbi Doğan, Senem Özgür, Utku Arman Örün, Selmin Karademir
Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Dr. Sami Ulus Maternity and Children’s Health and Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

Spontaneous echocardiographic contrast is defined as a phenomenon of discrete reflections appearing in the cardiac chambers or great vessels. It has been associated with several conditions leading to microbubble formation or low blood flow. This is a report of a neonate with spontaneous echocardiographic contrast related to patent ductus venosus.

Keywords: Ductus venosus, echocardiographic contrast, neonate.





How to cite this article
İlker Ertuğrul, Vehbi Doğan, Senem Özgür, Utku Arman Örün, Selmin Karademir. Spontaneous echocardiographic contrast due to ductus venosus. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. 2017; 45(2): 176-177

Corresponding Author: İlker Ertuğrul, Türkiye
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