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Infant Heart Murmur Baby Fly On An Airplane
Yes: You can bring your child's car seat on the airplane, but you will need to purchase a ticket for your child. Some car seats are suitable for airplane use, some are not. Check with the manufacturer for details. If you choose not to purchase a seat for your infant, remember to bring the car seat as luggage. You will want to have your car seat handy at your destination! ...Read moreSee 11 more doctor answers
A heart murmur is a sound heard by a stethoscope made by the vibration of blood flow. It can be a normal finding in young healthy people, or can represent abnormal leakage (regurgitation) of a valve, valve narrowing (stenosis), or a congenital condition such as an atrial septal defect, a ventricular septal defect, ...Read more
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. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Varies : If you started with a rear facing only infant seat, they next go to a convertible seat & stay rear facing until at least 2 yrs (can stay that way to the rear facing weight limit, often 30-40 lb). After that they forward face up to the seat weight limit usually 50 lb. I recommend that parents start off with a convertible car seat which you get a full 4-5 years use from before it needs replacing. ...Read more
On aspirin for small pfo and atrital septal aneurysm. Is it safe to take a 2 hr. flight 6 weeks into pregnancy?
My 11 day old baby, has tetralogy of fallot, a heart defect, will this require open heart surgery?
Definitely: Total correction will be advised. Need to go to cleveland or columbus. Your pediatric cardiac surgeon and pediatric cardiologist will advise about timing and if staging necessary. Depending on the severity of the right ventricular obstruction and pulmonary artery and valve status, timing of procedure will be advised. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes to travel: Your daughter can travel on an airplane with preparation. Most airlines now offer "practice" opportunities during which you can go to the airport, practice going through security and getting in line for boarding. Sometimes they even allow you to practice sitting on the plane. With preparation, most people with autism do well. It is important to have something engaging to do on the plane. ...Read more
A child 5 years old she has a congenital univentricular heart , single av valve, primum asd, sp o2 of 80 % has finger cyanosis during sickness- advise?
Get Checked: All children with univentricular hearts should be checked when ill. They often become "sicker" than children without heart disease. An spo2 of 80% is expected with some forms of univentricular heart, but i need more info regarding surgeries to know the expected spo2. Bottom line, have the child checked with illnesses to be safe. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Son born with heart murmur checked by cardiologist they called it irregular ventricular beats now at 7 innocent heart murmur should I be concerned?
Depends.: This is personal choice and depends on the genetic make-up of the baby, the presence of other anomalies and the severity of the cardiac defect(s). Genetic counseling and pediatric cardiology consultation are essential! http://www.Heart.Org/heartorg/conditions/congenitalheartdefects/aboutcongenitalheartdefects/about-congenital-heart-defects_ucm_001217_article.Jsp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can echocardiography show an old hart (or an old silent hart ) attack when it use for testing the hart?
Accidentally fed my 9 months old baby formula that was sitting out for 4hours in an air conditioned room. What are the risks?
My fetus had a heart rate of 171 BPM at both 8 and 11 weeks. Is this a healthy fetal heart rate at 11 weeks? My baby book says normal range is 120-160
What's missed beat called on the heart? Is heart extra systole? Whether missed beat can be Syndrome sick sinus?
Needs holter: everyone has some minor arrhythmias. So, the risk of serious problems is statistically low. BUT, cannot say in your particular case, and an EKG followed by a holter to see the exact pattern is necessary. ...Read more
"Flight socks and aspirin won’t stop blood clots,says professor"in the UK 2013/50 Fit male Mitral Valve Repair2yrs ago for2x6hr flights Flight Socks?
Agree: Such measures are useful but cannot guarantee being clot free ...Read more
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