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is hepatomegaly a symptom of congenital heart disease

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Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience in Pediatrics
Murmur: A noise the blood makes as it flows through a narrow opening, your doc may suspect chd if newborn is having trouble breathing or oxegenating his blood ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wlodzimierz Wisniewski
29 years experience in Neonatology
It depends on defect: It depends on what kind of defect it is. Some defects have no symptoms, some have mild symptoms such as faster breathing, difficulty eating, increased ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cristina Carballo
38 years experience in Neonatology
Dusky: Most congenital heart disease is accompanied by a dusky appearance, because blood from the right side of the heart (blue beacuase of low oxygen) mixes ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Varies: Murmur cyanosis ( blue finger nails, lips) shortness of breath chest pressure frequent pulmonary infections buildup of fluid in legs maybe lung ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elaine Peterson
9 years experience in Pediatrics
Born with it: Congenital heart disease is a general term given to people who are born with a heart problem(s). Around 25% of the people with congenital heart disea ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Thomas
39 years experience in Pediatrics
Very unlikely : In some conditions, having a parent with congenital heart disease raises the relative risk that their child may have congenital heart disease. Even wi ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience in Pediatrics
Congenital Heart: Congenital heart disease includes heart problems/abnormalities present at birth. This can include septal defects (holes), abnormality of heart valves ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Maybe: Although many congenital heart defects, including most of the serious ones , are seen on prenatal ultrasound.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Neish
37 years experience in Pediatric Cardiology
Limited similarity: Cardiomyopathy and congenital heart disease are similar in that both are heart diseases. There are many types of cardiomyopathy and there are dozens ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
15 years experience in Pediatric Cardiology
Very complicated: We are only beginning to understand the genetics of chd. The advent of new microarray systems has opened many doors of genetics research . We are ra ... Read More
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