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Hole in the heart - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   hey! i was born with a hole in my chest, and my mom doesn't want to tell what is it? can you help me better understand with what im living with everyday!! i mean is not a problem or anything its just gets difficult for me to go to a near by public pool or beach.
Doctor :  
User :   yea, so can you help me?
Doctor :  
yes i shall
Doctor :  
let me know what symptoms you have
User :   ive never had any type of symptoms
Doctor :  
User :   is just something i was born with for example like a birth mark
Doctor :  
hole in the heart will show off with symptoms if persistent.
Doctor :  
usually it closes by itself
Doctor :  
if not people do have symptoms

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