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A 29-year-old lady presented to the Emergency department with a diagnosis of DVT.

She is in the third trimester of her first pregnancy and she has been 'taking it easy' by resting a lot at home.

In the department she develops a right hemiparesis.

Which of the following is the most likely underlying cardiac abnormality?

(Please select 1 option)

Patent ductus arteriosus
Patent foramen ovale
Primum atrial septal defect
Secundum atrial septal defect
Ventricular septal defect


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