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How to diagnose 1 year old suffering from Atrial septal defect ?

asd with 6mm,baby has oneyear ond his heart beat in sleep is 11oand breath reat is 27 what we do for treatment
Asked On : Tue, 8 Feb 2011
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Hello There..
Welcome to healthcare Magic Forum..
There are various treatment for ASD Closure.
Open heart surgery where in the defect will be closed through a patch!!
ASD device closure where in Defect is closed through a vessel in the leg!!
So You could consult a cardiologist and based on the size he could decide which kind of procedure your baby requires..
Hope this helps!!
Take care!!
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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