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Eisenmenger syndromenoun [U]

uk   /ˈaɪz.ən.meŋ.ə ˌsɪn.drəʊm/  us   /ˈaɪ.zənˌmeŋ.ɚ 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.
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