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:-
Normal Pulmonary Venous Connection.
AV and VA Concordance.
Normally related great arteries.
Restrictive mid muscular Lt to Rt shunt PG is 60mmHg.
No significant LA and LV volume overload.
Normal Aortic Arch
"Restrictive mid muscular VSD"
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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