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is hepatomegaly a symptom of congenital heart disease

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience 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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Dr. Randolph Thomas
40 years experience Pediatrics
Heart murmur: Auscultation of the heart and hearing a heart murmur is the most common thing that makes me suspect congenital heart disease. Fortunately, many of the ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wlodzimierz Wisniewski
30 years experience 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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Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
31 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Congenital heart : Not always , it varies from no symptoms to reason for dying with significant symptoms in first days of life, depends on type of defect
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cristina Carballo
39 years experience 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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Dr. Jason Adler
24 years experience Pediatric Critical Care
Vary: This very much depends upon what type of congenital heart disease a patient has and how it behaves it that particular individual. The same form of con ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience 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 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elaine Peterson
10 years experience 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 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Thomas
40 years experience 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 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience 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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Although many congenital heart defects, including most of the serious ones , are seen on prenatal ultrasound.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Neish
38 years experience 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 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
16 years experience 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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