0 like 0 dislike
84 views
asked in Medical by (17.9k points)
What is Common Atrium

1 Answer

0 like 0 dislike
answered by (17.9k points)
This is a rare anomaly charac­terized by complete absence of the interatrial septum. It results from failure of development of the septum primum and septum secundum. Because the heart consists of three chambers (of which two are ventricles), the condition is also called cor triloculare biventriculare. This is a very serious cardiac anomaly and is associated with a high mortality rate.
Welcome to Free Homework Help, where you can ask questions and receive answers from other members of the community. Anybody can ask a question. Anybody can answer. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top. Join them; it only takes a minute:

1.6k questions

1.6k answers

17 comments

2.4k users

...