Definition of Blalock-Taussig operation
Blalock-Taussig operation: A pioneering operation to treat children born with the heart malformation tetralogy of Fallot named for the US surgeon Alfred Blalock and the US pediatric cardiologist Helen B. Taussig.
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012
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