Ventricular septal defect

What is Ventricular septal defect?

A ventricular septal defect (VSD) is a defect in the ventricular septum, the wall dividing the left and right ventricles of the heart. The ventricular septum consists of an inferior muscular and superior membranous portion and is extensively innervated with conducting cardiomyocytes.

Questions and answers on "Ventricular septal defect"

I am 21 weeks pregnant and recently found out the baby has a large ventricular septal defect and PA. Could using one boric acid suppository during...

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Hi,

No it very very unlikely that boric acid has caused the heart defect .
Most heart defects in children are associated with other conditions like...

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my baby have vsd hole in her heart 8.9 in size will it colse as she grow

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VSD is ventricular septal defect - a hole in the wall separating the right ventricle and the left ventricle. Whether a VSD will close naturally or...

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hi
my child have whole in heart.she born two weak before.please give me advise what i do

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Brief Answer:
kindly consult a paediatric cardiologist or a cardiothoracic surgeon

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for writing in to us at...

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