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Bradycardia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bradycardia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355474

Oct 20th, 2021 - Overview Bradycardia (brad-e-KAHR-dee-uh) is a slower than normal heart rate. The hearts of adults at rest usually beat between 60 and 100 times a minute. If you have bradycardia, your heart beats fewer than 60 times a minute. Bradycardia can be a serious problem if the heart rate is very slow and the heart can't pump enough oxygen-rich blood to the body. If this happens, you may feel dizzy, ve...

Interrupted Aortic Arch: What Is It, Causes, Sy
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Sep 14th, 2021 - Overview What is interrupted aortic arch (IAA)? Interrupted aortic arch (IAA) is a rare condition in which your baby’s aorta — the large blood vessel coming from their heart that carries blood to the rest of their body — is incomplete or interrupted. The human heart has four chambers: The left atrium and right atrium (plural: atria) on the top, and the left and right ventricles (pumping chamber...

Deviated septum - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/deviated-septum/symptoms-causes/syc-20351710

Sep 14th, 2021 - Overview Deviated septum Open pop-up dialog box Close Deviated septum Deviated septum A deviated septum occurs when your nasal septum is significantly displaced to one side, making one nasal air passage smaller than the other. A deviated septum occurs when the thin wall (nasal septum) between your nasal passages is displaced to one side. In many people, the nasal septum is off-center — or devia...

Infertility - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/infertility/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354322

Sep 1st, 2021 - Diagnosis Before infertility testing, your doctor or clinic works to understand your sexual habits and may make recommendations to improve your chances of getting pregnant. In some infertile couples, no specific cause is found (unexplained infertility). Infertility evaluation can be expensive, and sometimes involves uncomfortable procedures. Some medical plans may not cover the cost of fertilit...

Pulmonary valve stenosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-valve-stenosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20377034

Aug 26th, 2021 - Overview Pulmonary stenosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Pulmonary stenosis Pulmonary stenosis In pulmonary stenosis, narrowing of the pulmonary valve blocks blood flow from the lower right lower chamber (right ventricle) to the lung (pulmonary) arteries. The greater the narrowing, the harder the right ventricle must work to pump blood to the lungs. The increased pressure causes the right ventr...

Development Delay in Children: What It Is, Sc
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/14814-developmental-delay-in-children

Aug 24th, 2021 - Overview What is child development? A child’s growth is more than just physical. Children grow, develop and learn throughout their lives, starting at birth. We can find out about a child’s development by how they interact with their environment, including how they play, learn, speak, move and behave. What is developmental delay? Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time and...

Truncus Arteriosus: What Is It, Symptoms, Diagn
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Aug 17th, 2021 - Overview What is truncus arteriosus? Truncus arteriosus (TRUN-kus are-teer-e-OH-sus) is a congenital heart defect (heart condition that’s present at birth). A baby with truncus arteriosus has one large artery (instead of the usual two arteries) for blood to flow in and out of the heart. These babies also have a single truncal valve instead of two valves to control this blood flow. Truncus arter...

Tetralogy of Fallot - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tetralogy-of-fallot/symptoms-causes/syc-20353477

Aug 17th, 2021 - Overview Tetralogy of Fallot Open pop-up dialog box Close Tetralogy of Fallot Tetralogy of Fallot Tetralogy of Fallot is a combination of four congenital heart defects. The four defects are a ventricular septal defect (VSD), pulmonary stenosis, a misplaced aorta and a thickened right ventricular wall (right ventricular hypertrophy). They usually result in a lack of oxygen-rich blood reaching th...

Congenital Heart Disease (CHD): Causes, Symp
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21674-congenital-heart-disease

Aug 13th, 2021 - Overview What is congenital heart disease? Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a defect or problem with the heart’s structure that’s present at birth, such as: A hole in the heart wall. Issues with the blood vessels (too many or too few, blood flowing too slowly, to the wrong place or in the wrong direction). Problems with the heart valves. Some cases of CHD are simple and may not cause any sympt...

Congenital heart defects in children - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350083

Aug 11th, 2021 - Congenital heart defects in children care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in treating children with heart conditions (pediatric cardiologists), doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and doctors trained in heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) work together as a team to treat people with congenital heart diseases. Having all this expertise in a ...

Double-outlet right ventricle - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/double-outlet-right-ventricle/cdc-20389537

Aug 11th, 2021 - Double-outlet right ventricle Double-outlet right ventricle Open pop-up dialog box Close Double-outlet right ventricle Double-outlet right ventricle In double-outlet right ventricle, the aorta and pulmonary artery connect partially or completely to the right ventricle. A hole also exists between the two ventricles (ventricular septal defect). In a normal heart, as shown on the left, the pulmona...

Congenital heart defects in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/symptoms-causes/syc-20350074

Aug 11th, 2021 - Overview If your child has a congenital heart defect, it means that your child was born with a problem in the structure of his or her heart. Some congenital heart defects in children are simple and don't need treatment. Other congenital heart defects in children are more complex and may require several surgeries performed over a period of several years. Learning about your child's congenital he...

Congenital heart defects in children - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350080

Aug 11th, 2021 - Diagnosis 2D fetal ultrasound Open pop-up dialog box Close 2D fetal ultrasound 2D fetal ultrasound A 2D fetal ultrasound can help your health care provider evaluate your baby's growth and development. Some congenital heart defects are diagnosed before birth, while the baby is still in the womb. Signs of certain heart defects can be seen on a fetal ultrasound, a routine prenatal test used to che...

Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/total-anomalous-pulmonary-venous-return/cdc-20385613

Aug 11th, 2021 - Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) Total anomalous pulmonary venous return Open pop-up dialog box Close Total anomalous pulmonary venous return Total anomalous pulmonary venous return In total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR), the pulmonary veins incorrectly send blood to the heart's upper right chamber (atrium). In a normal heart (shown on the left), oxygen-rich blood flo...

Atrioventricular canal defect - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/atrioventricular-canal-defect/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20361528

Jul 23rd, 2021 - Diagnosis Atrioventricular canal defect might be detected in a baby before birth using ultrasound and special heart imaging. After birth, signs and symptoms of complete atrioventricular canal defect are usually noticeable within the first few weeks. When listening to your baby's heart, your doctor might hear an abnormal whooshing sound (heart murmur). If your baby is having signs and symptoms o...

Atrioventricular canal defect - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/atrioventricular-canal-defect/symptoms-causes/syc-20361492

Jul 23rd, 2021 - Overview Atrioventricular canal defect, also called atrioventricular septal defect, is a combination of heart problems affecting the center of the heart. The heart condition is present at birth (congenital heart defect). Children born with this condition have a hole between the heart's chambers and problems with the valves that control blood flow in the heart. Atrioventricular canal defect allo...

Familial adenomatous polyposis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/familial-adenomatous-polyposis/symptoms-causes/syc-20372443

Jun 30th, 2021 - Overview Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a rare, inherited condition caused by a defect in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene. Most people inherit the gene from a parent. But for 25 to 30 percent of people, the genetic mutation occurs spontaneously. FAP causes extra tissue (polyps) to form in your large intestine (colon) and rectum. Polyps can also occur in the upper gastrointest...

Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-atresia-intact-ventricular-septum/cdc-20396714

Jun 29th, 2021 - Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) is one of several heart valve defects that is found at birth or shortly afterward. In pulmonary atresia, the valve that allows blood to flow from the heart to the lungs (pulmonary valve) doesn't work correctly. Instead of opening and closing to allow blood to travel from the heart to the lungs, a sheet of tissue o...

Pulmonary atresia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-atresia/symptoms-causes/syc-20350727

Jun 29th, 2021 - Overview Pulmonary atresia Open pop-up dialog box Close Pulmonary atresia Pulmonary atresia In pulmonary atresia, the valve that lets blood flow from the heart to the lungs isn't formed properly. Instead, some blood may reach the lungs via a temporary connection (ductus arteriosus) between a baby's aorta and the pulmonary artery. Some babies born with pulmonary atresia may have a small (hypopla...

Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septum defect - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-atresia-ventricular-septum-defect/cdc-20396707

Jun 29th, 2021 - Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septum defect Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) is one of several heart valve defects that may be found at birth or soon after. In pulmonary atresia, the valve between the heart and lungs (pulmonary valve) is not fully developed, which prevents forward blood flow to the lungs, and your baby doesn't get needed oxygen. Normally, some blood enters the lungs throug...