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Eval: I am sorry, but can't even try to answer with the details provided. If this is a chronic or recurrent issue, medical evaluation would be prudent. ...Read more
Very complex: Answer to your question will require many pages. There are many causes for cyanotic heart disease and treatment varies depending on cause, age, and condition. To answer we will need much more information than you have provided. Therefore, this question is best directed to your pmd or cardiologist. Good luck. ...Read more
Clinically what's a easy way to distinguish noncyanotic from cyanotic congenital cardiac anomalies?
Tetralogy of Fallot: Tof- ventricular septal defect, (vsd, hole between the right and left ventricles), narrowing of the pulmonary outflow tract (the valve and artery that connect the heart with the lungs), overriding aorta (the artery that carries oxygen-rich blood to the body) shifted over the right ventricle and vsd instead of coming out only from the left ventricle, and thickened right ventricle. ...Read more
Cyanotic: Cyanotic, increased desaturated blood in the periphery is due to shunting of non oxigenated blood into systemic circulation---- acyanotic there is no mixing, or blue discoloration peripherally. ...Read more
If accidental ligation of rt hepatic artery done after how much time part of liver will be cyanotic.
May not get cyanotic: 60% of blood supply to liver is from portal vein , after ligation will have transient enzyme elevation , liver have remarkable power to adjust , some the metastatic tumors hepatic artery is ligated with no ill effects , as artery is the one that supplies the tumor ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers