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Taussig-Bing syndrome

Pronunciation: taw'sig bing

Definition: complete transposition of the aorta, which arises from the right ventricle, with a left-sided pulmonary artery overriding the left ventricle, and with high ventricular septal defect, right ventricular hypertrophy, anteriorly situated aorta, and posteriorly situated pulmonary artery.

Synonym(s): Taussig-Bing disease

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