Cardiac malformation: Introduction
Cardiac malformation: Any malformation or structural defect of the heart or it's structures. Some examples include atrioventricular septal defect, conotruncal malformations, transposition of great vessels and heart valve dysplasia. The symptoms vary in nature and severity depending on the type of malformation.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Cardiac malformation is available below.
Symptoms of Cardiac malformation
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symptoms of Cardiac malformation
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Cardiac malformation: Complications
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Causes of Cardiac malformation
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causes of Cardiac malformation
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Cardiac malformation: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Cardiac malformation
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder.
Some of the...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children.
Some of the ...read more »
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Cardiac malformation: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Cardiac malformation
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Cardiac malformation: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cardiac malformation
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Cardiac malformation: Broader Related Topics
Types of Cardiac malformation
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