A 31-year-old female asked:
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my son has pulmonary valve stenosis and has been having chest pain with bilateral arm numbness and a sudden onset of head pain for the past week. should i be worried and take him to see a cardiologist? he's not doing anything but sitting at his desk at sc

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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Cardiologist yes: Absolutely see a cardiologist as he is symptomatic from his pulmonic stenosis which is very treatable.
Answered on Aug 19, 2018
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Dr. ALADIN MARIANO
48 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Maybe serious : Sounds like congenital heart disease especially with known pulmonary stenosis. Depending on his age, associated birth defects need to be entertained. Please see a pediatric cardiologist.
Answered on Aug 19, 2018
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Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
15 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Yes: Those are call concerning symptoms. Please take him to see a cardiologist as soon as possible.
Answered on Jun 10, 2017

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