Patient Comments: Congenital Heart Defects - Types

Question:

Were you or a relative diagnosed with a congenital heart defect? What type was/is it? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: maryminty , 75 or over Female (Patient) Published: March 08

Many years ago I was told I had a heart murmur. Today my scan result was 396 for calcium in the heart, so I am looking for what the medical name is for this type of problem. Thank you.

Comment from: bilal, 0-2 Male (Caregiver) Published: June 05

After echocardiography, doctor tells us there is a hole in the heart of my new born baby, who is 3 days of age.

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In the U.S., 1 in every 4 deaths is caused by heart disease. See Answer

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