Endocardial cushions, or atrioventricular cushions, refer to a subset of cells in the
... or remodeling is thought to be associated with atrioventricular septal defect.
Sep 15, 2014 ... Endocardial cushion defects, more commonly known as atrioventricular (AV)
canal or septal defects, include a range of defects characterized ...
Endocardial cushion defects are congenital heart conditions that occur early in
fetal life due to improperly developed heart tissue in the center of the heart (the ...
Definition. Endocardial cushion defect (ECD) is an abnormal heart condition in
which the walls separating all four chambers of the heart are poorly formed or ...
An endocardial (en-doh-CAR-dee-ul) cushion defect is an abnormal heart
condition caused by a poorly formed central area of the heart. Endocardial
May 16, 2011 ... Endocardial Cushion Defect, What Is It? - Part 1. This kind of congenital heart
defect involves the incomplete development of the inner tissues of ...
May 16, 2011 ... The affects of Endocardial Cushion Defect depend on the degree of tissue
formation. Please see the discussions of the three major types of this ...
The echocardiographic features of endocardial cushion defects were defined in
28 patients. Two basic characteristics, common to both complete and incomplete
What are endocardial cushion defects? Endocardial cushion defects (also known
as atrioventricular canal or atrioventricular septal defects) are a group of heart ...
Endocardial Cushion Defect (Atrioventricular Septal Defect)