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Test Findings

Right Atrial Enlargement



    • Look For

    • Bulging of the right side of the heart shadow.
    • Causes of Right Atrial Enlargement

    • Cor pulmonale - pulmonary arterial hypertension, chronic lung disease, chronic pulmonary embolism
    • Valvular disease - tricuspid stenosis, tricuspid regurgitation
    • Congenital heart disease - atrial septal defect, tetralogy of Fallot
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