Endocardial cushions, or atrioventricular cushions, refer to a subset of cells in the
development ... significance. A problem in endocardial cushion development
or remodeling is thought to be ...
Endocardial cushion defect (ECD) is an abnormal heart condition. The walls
separating all four chambers of the heart are poorly formed or absent.
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 ...
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 ...
The echocardiographic features of endocardial cushion defects were defined in
28 patients. Two basic characteristics, common to both complete and incomplete
lowed for at least 1 year postoperatively. Materials and Methods. Forty-four
patients with endocardial cushion defect underwent corrective surgery with
What are endocardial cushion defects? Endocardial cushion defects (also known
as atrioventricular canal or atrioventricular septal defects) are a group of heart ...
Atrioventricular septal defect was previously known as “common atrioventricular
canal” (CAVC) or “endocardial cushion defect” and are a relatively common ...
Sometimes called endocardial cushion defect or atrioventricular septal defect,
atrioventricular canal defect is present at birth (congenital). The condition is often
Mar 21, 2013 ... Endocardial cushion defects, more commonly known as atrioventricular (AV)
canal or septal defects, include a range of defects characterized ...