Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is the birthplace of pediatric medicine in America. Founded in 1855 as the nation’s first hospital devoted exclusively to children, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is today recognized worldwide as a leader in outstanding patient care, rigorous training of medical professionals, and innovative research to seek cures for pediatric disease. More
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Dear Katie, It sounds like your daughter requires a significant amount of care at this point. We just opened a POTS Program at CHOP, so you are...
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Dear Mommy2one, For a 6 year old, a heart rate in the 130's if he is active, and even up to the 160's while active, is normal. That said, witho...
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Dear Daisy, Aortic root dilation is something that can be seen in patients with bicuspid aortic valve, although it can be seen in other more com...
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Dear Tonic, I am so sorry that you, and she, went through all of this. There are so many reasons that this could have happened, and without all...
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Dear Damien, There are lots of potential reasons for pulmonary hypertension, unfortunately. Most children do just fine with a VSD early on, and...
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