Answers in 'Pediatric cardiology'
10mos baby, kawasaki disease. Why platelets are still high 8 days after being given gamaras?
18,athlete.heart rate much higher than should::Used to be for given activity.feel heart pounding extremely hard.no HR spikes,just high.extreme fatigue after I exercise(fall asleep I'm so tired).blood work normal.tilt test negative.
17 yr old palpitations... ECG, echo and stress test did not show any abnormalities. Does this rule out HCM, ARVD etc?. P.S Now doing holter monitor..
17 yr old palpitations... ECG, echo and stress test did not show any abnormalities. Does this rule out HCM, ARVD etc?. P.S Now doing holter monitor...
1 normal, 2 borderline ecgs, no prolonged QT, normal sinus rhythm, completely normal echocardiogram. worried about ecgs. doctor not concerned. 19yr.
17 years old with blood pressure of 115::75-125::85. Is it normal?
He doesn't exercise and eat fast foods a lot
31y male Middle Easterner unable to accelerate heart rate despite exercise, says inspiration is stuck in mid-chest. Test results negative so far.....?
Are all cardiologists aware of conditions such as (HCM, ARVC?)... if a cardiologist says echo and ecg are normal... am I clear?
Are there cases where strep throat cause immune system to attack heart but it is very mild to be considered rheumatic fever?
After succesful Mitral Prolapse repair how common is it to find mitral stenosis in these type of patients with Annoloplasty ring over a certain time?
After successful Mitral Prolapse repair some years on
what are Specific findings in median Valvular readings in mmHg results in Mitral Stenosis?
Before strep throat reaches level of rheumatic fever, do immune system already mildly attack body tissues?
Before strep throat reaches level of rheumatic fever, do a small number of antibodies already start to attach to body tissues?
Critical aortic stenosis, TAVR denied by ins. Open heart not an option due to radiation damage, 3b nsclc. Tentative prognosis?
Can taking Benadryl cause acquired LQTS?
Can using clarithromycin to treat different infections occurring simultaneously cause healing problems?
Can rheumatic fever start to occur after strep throat has recovered?
Cardio said I have mild mitral regurg and that I was prob born that way, no prolapse. Is that considered a structurally normal heart?
Can I lift weights in gym if developmental venous anomaly was found on MRI of brain? (no symptoms, it was noted it was small size, supratentorial )
Can left untreated moderate pulmHTN be dangerous?what is the rate of progression without treatment?with(pulm+mitral+tricuspid mild regurgitation)
Can any difference occur in ECG&Echo after 4months of last diagnosis?used to have high BP but now ok,echo showed moderate pulm HTN+3valves leak mildly
Can aortic regurgitation be treated with TAVR surgery or is it only viable for aortic stenosis?
During rheumatic fever, when heart is affected, since it has lesser ability to pump blood to body, won't it weaken the immune and defense system?
Does rheumatic fever weaken the immunity of the urinary tract?
Dad wants me to do a 24 hour test that monitors heart bc of a hereditary artery condition in his family but dont know what it's called, what could be?
Dr thought I had strep, no test. Gave antibio but told me to wait a day. Fever gone but still sore throat. Didn't take RX. Risk of rheumatic fever?
Echo found trace aortic insufficiency & mild TR in cardiac screen of fit 14 y::O boy. No marfans. Could growing cause- 6'1", so might get better?
First yr as an elem teacher I got strep throat many times. PVC palpitations more over yrs and mild mitral regurg. Could I have had rheumatic fever?
For people with rheumatic fever, does immune system stop attacking own tissues once all strep bacteria is gone?
For people who recovered from rheumatic fever, if not treated with long term antibiotics, will they get rheumatic fever again after mild strep throat?
For people with rheumatic fever, after strep bacteria has stopped infecting, how long will immune system continue attacking the heart?
Hi, I would like to know what is an extra Accessory Pathway to the heart? when I was child a doctor diagnosed me that.
How does taking antibiotics to treat strep throat prevent rheumatic fever if the body has already release antibodies before treatment started?
How do I tell if I had rheumatic fever in the past even if it is extremely mild?
How does rheumatic fever make one more susceptible to bladder infection?
Husband, 31, had meningitis in 2015. Now he has
aortic regurgitation. No other problems. Do you think the meningitis attacked the aortic valve?
Husband (31) had bacterial meningitis in 2015. Now he has aortic valve regurgitation. No other problems. Maybe the bacteria attacked the aortic valve?
Hi there my question for today is..How long do you have to have rheumatic fever before you find out you have it?
Had a blood test for arthritis,Strep titer positive, Does that mean I have rheumatic fever? Because my joints hurt?That could kill me?
Hi, my friend is an 18 year old fit mAle. He has recently been submitted into hospital due to elevated cardiac enzymes. What could've caused this and ?
How likely is it there's a connection with migraine aura and mild mitral valve stenosis <10 mean gradient ?
If one has anemia & a symptomatic aortic stenosis is it safe to continue exercise if you feel out of breathe? Will it cause any stress on the heart?
I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (side: left) .
If one has rheumatic fever affecting the heart, will it cause lesser oxygenated blood to be pumped around the body?
Is kawasaki disease one of an auto immune disease?
If I have strep throat and took antibiotics irregularly, could my immune system have attacked my heart slightly without resulting in rheumatic fever?
I had strep throat and took antibiotics irregularly. During this period, could my immune system have attacked my heart very mildly?
If a person is having rheumatic fever which affects the valve, will it result in lesser blood pumping around the body?
If rheumatic fever was very very mild, what's the likelihood of relapse if I don't continue long term antibiotics?
Is it possible for strep throat which caused extremely mild rheumatic fever to go away on its own after taking 4 tablets of clarithromycin?
If an adult has mild rheumatic fever, will it weaken the immunity in the urinary and reproductive system tracts such as urethra or prostate?
Is rheumatic fever something like sepsis?
Im a 16 year old girl with a resting bpm of 52.. my breathing also feels shallow. should i be concerned?
I have 2 daughters with chds. One has hlhs and the other has Coa and BAV. My husband and I are entertaining the idea of another, what are % of chd?
I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (better by: rest) (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (side: left) (severity: moderate) . The foll...
Im 20, 210lbs and my Diastolic number is almost always 90. I had renal exam was fine,doc wants me on BP meds but im only 20 im active male also help?
I am experiencing shaking hands or tremor, lightheadedness (worsened by: prolonged standing) and leg tingling. & can hear my own heart beat
I have diagnosed mild mvp for 10 years now I'm 22 years. I started to experience pcvs 18 20 per day. does marijuana worsen my condition ? Thanks
Is it normal at age 18::19 to feel jolts of pain in my heart sometimes? Happens every couple mins for like a minute then goes away again??
I'm a 17 and I was recently told that I have wpw, 4 yr I had a borderline ecg and my recent came back with a wider qrs complex,Can wpw come & go (ecg)?
I'm now 17 and 4 yr ago I had a borderline ecg & had heart palpitations. Had a recent ecg and one dr says wpw and the other dr says lbbb. what is it??
In taking a blood pressure manually, what is the diastolic BP? Is it the last sound or the number where it started to have no sound?
I have been eating a lot and recently started having a hard time breathing my heart beats fast , it comes and goes?
Inverted p wave lead aVL with exercise? HR goes up much quicker than usual with exertion. Athlete
I've always had a BP around 120::80 but on average 116::72 until the last 6 months it's dropped to average 96::58 and my temperature has dropped to 97.8.
I've read that even with trivial valves regurgitation presented it will worsen pulmo HTN,&i have 3mild leaking valves&moderate pulm HTN..is that true?
Kawasaki disease at age 4. Now complains of sore hips, knees, and feet.(mild pain, no tears) Could these be related? Should I do something for it?
My Son is experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of pressure or heaviness) and chest congestion. The following also describe h...
My father had mitrovalve replacement a few years back and recently was diagnosed with having bicuspid aorta. What is the likelihood that I have it?
My brother is 17 years old his BP is between 115::75-125::85 is it high?
He never exercises and he eats unhealthy and fast food
My left ribcage is bigger than my right. Is it normal?
My 7 week old baby has both an ASD and VSD. VSD is 3-4mm big. Do you guys think it's safe for her to fly right now?
My father died of HCM, my brother has recently been diagnosed of HCM with no gene identified. I have had regular -ve screening am I safe to run?
My Son is experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (worsened by: after exercise) (severity: mild) (side: right) .
My daughter has had numbness in 2 fingers, stomach pains and chest pains. Shes been shivering saying shes cold too. Shes 15 years old?
My Son,16, dyslipidemia, taking 10 mg Lipitor..bilirubin went up. Stopped Lipitor for a while. Can I give fish oil n flax::Chia seeds meanwhile
My daughter has JIA and gets Remicade infusions w:: Benadryl. Her BP drops to 68::15 when she falls asleep. Is it dangerous to give her Benadryl at home?
Normally how long does it take for a 21 year old with strep throat to get rheumatic fever? If the rheumatic fever is very very mild, need treatment?
Right Dix Hallpike DVA is NT. What do these abbreviations mean?
So whenever I laugh and sometimes talk my heart rate increases to the point it feels like jello moving and I need a sharp breathe of air. Any ideas?
Very slight headache behind right eye for a couple days. Back right side of my tongue also feels slightly sore. Could be sinus? Have PFO and worry :-(
What would you think is going on if a teenage high level athlete presented with a resting heart rate consistently in the 80's or 90's w fatigue and a noticeable heart beat? thyroid normal. other blood work normal (electrolytes, anemia, etc.)
Would myocarditis or heart failure show up immediately after Rheumatic Fever if heart was affected?
Why do i have red tender bumps on fingers?
What if my son got sore throat and fever for two days and cleared on its own, what if it was strep,does that make him at risk of rheumatic fever?
What is the definition or description of: Patent ductus arteriosus?
When heart valves are slightly affected during rheumatic fever, can it still pump enough blood and nutrients around the body?
What is the definition or description of: Mitral stenosis?
What is atrial septal defect? someone here mentioned it when i asked about low oxygen levels, mine was 89 when they checked it the other day,
What is the likelyhood of a 22 year old to have heart issues, with no family history, good blood pressure, active and healthy diet?
When trimming my toenails about two weeks ago, I cut my big toe nail very short now I see a pink line. could it be Bacterial Endocarditis or trauma?
What is the definition or description of: Valvular pulmonic stenosis?
When sitting at school my heart rate ranges from 75-120bpm, but lying down at home it ranges from 68-80bpm. Why is it higher at school?
What is the definition or description of: Absent pulmonary valve?
What causes new occurring lbbb in healthy 17 year old. 4 yr ago I had a borderline ecg and my qrs was 103 and now it's 161. Can lbbb be reversible? I've been to 2 drs and one also said all he sees is wpw and I've had heart flutters for 6 years.
What is the definition or description of: Kawasaki disease?
What's the likelihood of getting prolonged qt or torsade de pointes from taking Biaxin. I don't have any heart problems. ?
What causes atrial tachycardia w::Aberrant conduction in a Young person?
What is the risk of developing cavernoma during life time if you have DVA diagnosed on MRI? (I'm 30 and I have discrete supratentorial DVA)
Went to doc for palp, bp 128::84 hr70. EKG showed heart attack but doc said it was athletic heart. I workout a lot. Have echo. Why would it show that?