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patent ductus arteriosus


patent ductus arteriosus

noun pa·tent ductus arteriosus \ˈpāt-ənt-\

Definition of PATENT DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS

:  an abnormal condition in which the ductus arteriosus fails to close after birth
March 02, 2015
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