The diagnosis and treatment of paradoxical embolism: a systematic review

Atooshe Rohani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 154-157

  One in five adults has patent foramen ovale (PFO), which is typically without symptoms. Because of the low pressure in both atria and the anatomical position of the septum secundum, there is no left-to-right shunting and little right-to-left shunting in the general condition; however, when the right ...  Read More