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What does V-A stand for?

V-A stands for Ventriculoarterial

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The sequential segmental approach can be used to explore the volume dataset, with the fetal heart divided into 3 basic segments (atria, ventricles, and great arteries) connected by atrioventricular and ventriculoarterial junctions.
The diagnosis was confirmed by echocardiography that revealed ventriculoarterial discordance (transposition of the great arteries), severe dilatation and hypokinesis of the systemic (anatomic right) ventricle, normal function of the pulmonary (anatomic left) ventricle, a normally functioning intraatrial baffle, mild regurgitation of both atrioventricular valves, a right atrial mean pressure of approximately 10 mm Hg, and a pulmonary arterial systolic pressure of approximately 30 mm Hg.