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Year : 2009  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 26-29

Scimitar syndrome: A rare disease with unusual presentation

1 Department of Chest and Tuberculosis, SMS Medical College, Jaipur, India
2 Department of Cardiology, SMS Medical College, Jaipur, India

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Manohar Lal Gupta
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-2113.45202

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Scimitar syndrome is a rare congenital disorder. It has a varied presentation. In adult life, it usually presents either as recurrent chest infection and/or exertional dyspnea. Pulmonary artery hypertension and hemoptysis both are uncommon features of this syndrome in adult life.

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