Meaning of “Eisenmenger syndrome” in the English Dictionary

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"Eisenmenger syndrome" in British English

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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.

(Definition of “Eisenmenger syndrome” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)