Latest Congenital heart defect Stories
Acting Very Early in Development, Tied to Commonest Birth Defect PHILADELPHIA and ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although congenital heart disease represents the most common major birth defect, scientists have not previously identified the common variation in the genes that give rise to it.
Research sheds light on early embryogenesis, genetic disease.
A new study shows that people with a common heart defect may also be more likely to have brain aneurysms.
Vitamin A is a key regulator in embryonic heart formation
Parents of children who were diagnosed with heart defects as infants, a condition known as congenital heart disease, can help manage their child's condition by seeking treatment and planning for a lifetime of follow-up care, said an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Congenital heart defects are leading cause of infant and newborn death, yet often go undetected CROMWELL, Conn., Feb.
SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the Medtronic Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve and Ensemble Delivery System, the first heart valve to be implanted through a catheter, or tube, in a leg vein and guided up to the heart.
BANGALORE, India, January 19 /PRNewswire/ -- - Faith by Their Side, This Case Challenged Medical Excellence A team of cardiac experts led by Dr.
SAN DIEGO, Jan.
A team of researchers at the University of California, San Diego and Stanford University has developed a way to simulate blood flow on the computer to optimize surgical designs.
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