Definition of Pulmonary stenosis
1. Noun. Abnormal narrowing of the opening into the pulmonary artery from the right ventricle.
Group relationships: Fallot's Syndrome, Fallot's Tetralogy, Tetralogy Of Fallot
Lexicographical Neighbors of Pulmonary Stenosis
Literary usage of Pulmonary stenosis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1902)
"He calculates that in the cases of pulmonary stenosis that live to the age of twenty, 14 per cent, succumb to pulmonary tuberculosis. ..."
2. A Text-book of medicine for students and practitioners by Adolf von Strümpell, Frederick Cheever Shattuck (1886)
"The symptoms of congenital pulmonary stenosis sometimes appear soon after the ... As a rule, children with congenital pulmonary stenosis present outwardly a ..."
3. Physical Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1919)
"pulmonary stenosis. A harsh systolic murmur (and in 15 per cent. a systolic thrill) are recognized at the base of the heart and usually faint or absent at ..."
4. A Text-book of the practice of medicine by James Meschter Anders (1911)
"pulmonary stenosis. A QUITE frequent form of congenital malformation of the heart is the narrowing of the pulmonary orifice. In the rarest cases it is of ..."
5. A Text-book of the Practice of Medicine by James Meschter Anders (1898)
"pulmonary stenosis. Symptoms.—Cyanosis and distention of the systemic veins are observed. A QUITE frequent form of congenital malformation of the heart ..."
6. Diseases of the Chest and the Principles of Physical Diagnosis by George William Norris, Henry Robert Murray Landis, Edward Bell Krumbhaar (1920)
"pulmonary stenosis As an acquired lesion pulmonary stenosis is exceedingly ... pulmonary stenosis, whether acquired or congenital, seems to predispose to ..."