What is Blalock-Taussig Shunt?

Category: Surgeries


The Blalock–Taussig shunt is a temporary surgical procedure to direct blood flow to the lungs in babies with cyanotic heart defects, which are common causes of blue baby syndrome.


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Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 2
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