Birth Defects of Heart (Holes in Heart)


Birth Defects of Heart (Holes in Heart

Babies who are born with holes in the heart (ASD/VSD) or with valve narrowings (Pulmonary Stenosis) or disease of the arteries (Coarctation of Aorta / Patent Ductus Arteriosus) can be treated without operations nowadays.

Surgery is a definite option but whenever possible Percutaneous therapies like angioplasty have significant success rates in closure of the above mentioned defects.