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‘Classic’ supravalvular aortic stenosis
  1. Salman Salahuddin,
  2. S Ramakrishnan,
  3. B Bhargava
  1. Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  1. Correspondence to S Ramakrishnan, Department of Cardiology, 7th Floor, Cardiothoracic Sciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi-110029, India; ramakgmc{at}rediffmail.com

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A 16-year-old boy with a history of gradually progressive dyspnoea on exertion was referred as a case of severe aortic stenosis. On examination he was found to have a 4/6 ejection systolic murmur at the base of the heart radiating to both carotids and decreased pulses on the left upper limb. EKG revealed features of left ventricular hypertrophy. Echocardiography showed …

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