A 37-year-old member asked:
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Doctor thinks our baby has a heart mumur. How many babies have heart murmurs?

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Dr. John Charpie
30 years experience in Pediatrics
Many: Many babies have heart murmurs, but most do not have heart disease. Approximately 1 in 100 babies are born with heart disease, so it is important that your baby have a full evaluation by a pediatrician and possibly a pediatric cardiologist if your doctor thinks it is necessary.
Answered on May 6, 2013
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