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Patent Ductus Arteriosus Symptoms

Babies with a smaller patent ductus arteriosus may have no visible symptoms.

Symptoms of patent ductus arteriosus symptoms include:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Patent Ductus Arteriosus References
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