"my son has recently been diagnosed with an atrial septal defect it is 2.5cm he is 13 years old.....he gets a lot of chest pains with it, most are minor he scores them 2 or 3 out of 10 but when he elevates his heart rate like running shor..."
hi iv not been on medhelp for some time but just read your post and wanted to reassure you as my friend who is now nearly 40 was born with an asd and on and off had some problems.but she has come through and has a lovely family of her own and has a healthy life.i wish you well
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