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about perimembranous vsd (LRTI)

My son is2year old and suffering from perimembranous vsd 2mm partislly closed  by septal leaflet of tricuspid valve with left to right shunt.is this dangerous.if so what should  I do.
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Hi, as the VSD defect is small it is likely to close spontaneously. Small defects are asymptomatic and rarely need treatment. The spontaneous closure of VSDs is reported in approximately 40 % of cases and is much more common with smaller defects ( approx 80 %). So, follow up with your doctor for monitoring the defect at intervals. Regards.
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