Tetralogy of fallot

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Background

Diagnosis

Work-Up

DDx

Treatment

  1. Place in knee-chest position
    1. Increases SVR > more blood into pulm ciruclation
  2. Morphine IV
    1. Mechanism of action unclear
  3. Fluids IV
    1. Improves RV filling
  4. Beta blockers IV
    1. Relaxtion of RVOT
  5. Phenylephrine
    1. Similar to knee-chest position

Disposition

See Also

Source

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