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Eisenmenger Syndrome

noun [U] uk   /ˈaɪz.ən.meŋ.ə ˌsɪn.drəʊm/ us    /ˈɑɪ.zənˌmeŋ.ər ˌsɪn.droʊm/ specialized
a heart problem present at birth that affects the blood flow from the heart to the lungs: Babies with Eisenmenger Syndrome often have a hole between the two pumping chambers of the heart.Disorders and diseases of the heart and blood
(Definition of Eisenmenger Syndrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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