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Ultrasound, ventricular septal defect - heartbeat

Ultrasound, normal fetus - heartbeat

Overview

This is an ultrasound showing a ventricular septal defect pattern of the fetal heartbeat. Some ultrasound machines have the ability to focus on different areas of the heart and evaluate the heartbeat. This is useful in the early diagnosis of congenital heart abnormalities.

Update Date 12/10/2012