This study suggests to operate adults with ASD larger than 10 mm by TEE with signs of right ventricle overload and/or Qp/Qs 1.5 or more, who have normal PAR. Operative mortality was zero in both age groups, the functional repair was better in younger patients (under 40 years).
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