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"Restrictive mid muscular VSD Lt to Rt shunt PG is 60mmHg
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"Restrictive mid muscular VSD Lt to Rt shunt PG is 60mmHg
Hi there,

I will need help i am very upset. My new born baby girl just 2 weeks older. Doctors says that she has  "Restrictive mid muscular VSD Lt to Rt shunt PG is 60mmHg" and they are saying she will be alright in few months. i am very upset just want to know if this is life threatening? Will she be ok soon?

ECHO Findings are:-
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Situs Solitus.
Levocardia.
Normal Pulmonary Venous Connection.
AV and VA Concordance.
Normally related great arteries.
No ASD/PDA
Restrictive mid muscular Lt to Rt shunt PG is 60mmHg.
No significant LA and LV volume overload.
Valves normal.
No AR
Normal Aortic Arch
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Diagnosis:-
"Restrictive mid muscular VSD"

Regards,
Ab Basit
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773655 tn?1340656399
There have been many postings on this website about small VSDs.  You should look through some of these.  A mid-muscular VSD with a pressure gradient of 60 mmHg between the left and right ventricles is, indeed, a small defect that has a very good chance of closing spontaneously over time. This ranges from months to years.  This would not be considered a danger to the child and there would be no restrictions.
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