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  • sinus venosus
  • The third type of ASD is known as a sinus venosus defect, in which the hole is located near one of the two places where the vena cava (the vein that carries blood from the body to the heart) enters the right atrium. (pted.org)
  • The two kinds of sinus venosus defect are distinguished by whether the hole is near the entry point of the superior vena cava (SVC) (superior vena caval type - 3 in diagram) or of the inferior vena cava (IVC) (inferior vena caval type - 4 in diagram). (pted.org)
  • stroke
  • The primary objective of the study is to determine whether the STARFlex┬« septal closure system will safely and effectively prevent a recurrent embolic stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) and mortality in patients with a PFO and to demonstrate superiority of the STARFlex┬« device compared to best medical therapy. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • murmur
  • After birth, the sound of the extra blood moving through the right side of the heart and the pulmonary artery may be heard as a heart murmur. (chfed.org.uk)
  • I m lucky that the paediatrician found her heart murmur, when I took my 2 month old daughter to see him about a different matter. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • Treatment
  • Atrial Septal Defect Treatment has been proven a thoroughly effective treatment that allows most people to fully recover and live normal lives. (tourmyindia.com)
  • Experienced cardiologists and heart surgeons ensure personal treatment of the very highest level, while competent nursing care and ultra-modern medical-technological services complete the range of services we provide. (bookinghealth.com)
  • shortness of bre
  • he gets a lot of chest pains with it, most are minor he scores them 2 or 3 out of 10 but when he elevates his heart rate like running short distances e.g 20 metres they are more severe he rates them 7 or 8 out of 10 and often include shortness of breath. (medhelp.org)
  • conditions
  • Some children have complex heart conditions where an ASD may be just one of a number of defects. (chfed.org.uk)
  • In worst case scenarios, this respiratory distress can cause malnourishment as they are not able to be fed fully, as well as other serious heart conditions. (heartsurgeryinfo.com)
  • When other conditions causing raised right atrial pressure were excluded, the specificity and predictive accuracy were 100% for both. (bmj.com)
  • coronary
  • Is coronary heart disease inherited? (healthtap.com)
  • CHF has multiple other causes including acquired injuries to the heart (like in coronary disease) wherein genetics play a role as one of the risks. (healthtap.com)