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Atrial septal defects can present with pulmonary arterial hypertension in adults. The age at which symptoms appear is highly variable and is not exclusively related to the size of the shunt. Consequently, patients with ASD are at risk for developing atrial dysrhythmias with an inherent risk of thromboembolic complications. Careful assessment for these defects, and their associated pulmonary venous anomalies in patients with enlarged central pulmonary vessels, may be beneficial as surgicaldoi:10.18535/jmscr/v5i2.48 fatcat:nqcp3a3vnjeqnd74nmhiyezh7e