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Ebstein anomaly - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ebsteins-anomaly/symptoms-causes/syc-20352127

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Ebstein anomaly Open pop-up dialog box Close Ebstein anomaly Ebstein anomaly Ebstein anomaly is a rare congenital heart defect in which the tricuspid valve is incorrectly formed and positioned lower than usual in the heart. Atrial septal defect is a hole between the two upper chambers of the heart. About half the people with Ebstein anomaly have an atrial septal defect. Ebstein anomaly...

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

May 3rd, 2022 - 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...

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

May 3rd, 2022 - 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...

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

May 3rd, 2022 - Overview A congenital heart defect is a problem with the structure of the heart that a child is born with. 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 heart defect can help you understand...

WPW syndrome: Rare cause of sudden cardiac death in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/wolff-parkinson-white-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20354626

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome Open pop-up dialog box Close Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, an extra electrical pathway between your heart's upper chambers and lower chambers causes a rapid heartbeat. In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, an extra signaling pathway between the heart's upper and ...

Inguinal Hernia: Types, Causes, Sy
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Apr 26th, 2022 - Overview An inguinal hernia is when abdominal tissue, like belly fat or a loop of intestines, bulges through an opening in your lower abdominal wall. What is an inguinal hernia? An inguinal hernia is sometimes called a groin hernia. (“Inguinal” means “in the groin.”) It’s the most common type of groin hernia. An inguinal hernia occurs in the inguinal canal, which is a passageway that runs down ...

Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/partial-anomalous-pulmonary-venous-return/cdc-20385691

Apr 21st, 2022 - Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return Open pop-up dialog box Close Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return In partial anomalous pulmonary venous return, some of the pulmonary veins incorrectly send blood to the heart's upper right chamber (atrium). This causes some oxygen-rich blood from the lungs to mix w...

Congenital heart disease in adults - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adult-congenital-heart-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355464

Apr 21st, 2022 - Adult congenital heart disease care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and heart surgery (cardiac surgeons) have vast experience evaluating and treating adults with congenital heart disease and all types of heart conditions. Collaborative care Mayo cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and other care providers work together to...

Congenital heart disease in adults - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adult-congenital-heart-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20355456

Apr 21st, 2022 - Overview Congenital heart disease is one or more problems with the heart's structure that exist since birth. Congenital means that you're born with the condition. Congenital heart disease in adults and children can change the way blood flows through the heart. There are many different types of congenital heart defects. This article focuses on congenital heart disease in adults. Some types of co...

Tricuspid valve regurgitation - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tricuspid-valve-regurgitation/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350177

Apr 6th, 2022 - Tricuspid valve regurgitation care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic provides surgical treatment, including tricuspid valve repair and tricuspid valve replacement, for people with heart valve disease. Your Mayo Clinic care team A team at Mayo Clinic A team of health care providers work together at Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists), heart surgery (cardiac surgeon...

Body dysmorphic disorder - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/body-dysmorphic-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20353938

Mar 19th, 2022 - Overview Body dysmorphic disorder is a mental health condition in which you can't stop thinking about one or more perceived defects or flaws in your appearance — a flaw that appears minor or can't be seen by others. But you may feel so embarrassed, ashamed and anxious that you may avoid many social situations. When you have body dysmorphic disorder, you intensely focus on your appearance and bo...

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

Mar 12th, 2022 - 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 enter the lungs through a temporary connection (ductus arteriosus) between a baby's aorta and the pulmonary artery. Some babies born with pulmonary atresia may have a small righ...

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

Mar 12th, 2022 - Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) is a rare heart problem present at birth (congenital heart defect). In pulmonary atresia, the valve between the heart and lungs (pulmonary valve) isn't fully developed. Blood can't flow from the right lower heart chamber (right ventricle) to the lungs. Some blood may move through a natural opening between the arte...

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

Mar 12th, 2022 - Pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect Pulmonary atresia (uh-TREE-zhuh) with ventricular septal defect (VSD) is a heart problem present at birth (congenital heart defect). In this pulmonary atresia, the valve between the heart and lungs (pulmonary valve) is not fully developed. Blood can't flow from the right lower heart chamber (right ventricle) to the lungs. In pulmonary atresia wit...

Primary immunodeficiency - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/primary-immunodeficiency/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20376910

Mar 12th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor will ask about your history of illnesses and whether any close relatives have an inherited immune system disorder. Your doctor will also perform a physical examination. Tests used to diagnose an immune disorder include: Blood tests. Blood tests can determine if you have typical levels of infection-fighting proteins (immunoglobulins) in your blood and measure the levels of ...

Umbilical hernia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/umbilical-hernia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20378689

Mar 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis An umbilical hernia is diagnosed during a physical exam. Sometimes imaging studies — such as an abdominal ultrasound or a CT scan — are used to screen for complications. More Information Abdominal ultrasound X-ray Treatment Most umbilical hernias in babies close on their own by age 1 or 2.Your doctor may even be able to push the bulge back into the abdomen during a physical exam. Don'...

Atrial septal defect (ASD) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/atrial-septal-defect/symptoms-causes/syc-20369715

Mar 1st, 2022 - Overview An atrial septal defect (ASD) is a hole in the heart between the upper chambers (atria). The hole increases the amount of blood that flows through the lungs. The condition is present at birth (congenital heart defect). Small atrial septal defects might be found by chance and never cause a concern. Others close during infancy or early childhood. A large, long-term atrial septal defect c...

Atrial septal defect (ASD) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/atrial-septal-defect/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369720

Mar 1st, 2022 - Diagnosis Some atrial septal defects are diagnosed before or soon after a child is born. However, smaller atrial septal defects may not be diagnosed until later in life. If an atrial septal defect is present, the health care provider may hear a whooshing sound (heart murmur) when listening to the heart with a stethoscope. Tests that are done to help diagnose an atrial septal defect include: Ech...

Atrial septal defect (ASD) - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/atrial-septal-defect/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20369726

Mar 1st, 2022 - Atrial septal defect care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in treating children with heart conditions (pediatric cardiologists), heart disease (cardiologists) and heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) work together as a team to treat people with congenital heart defects and congenital heart diseases. This collaborative approach means test results are avail...

Bladder exstrophy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bladder-exstrophy/symptoms-causes/syc-20391299

Feb 11th, 2022 - Overview Bladder exstrophy in a female infant Open pop-up dialog box Close Bladder exstrophy in a female infant Bladder exstrophy in a female infant In girls born with bladder exstrophy, the bladder is on the outside of the body and the vagina is not fully formed. Surgeons will close the bladder (top right) and then close the abdomen and skin (bottom right). Bladder exstrophy in a male infant O...