Within this growing collaboration, seven hospitals and an advocacy group work together to provide care for HLHS
patients across the U.S.
, the left ventricle is significantly underdeveloped, and the heart can't pump sufficient blood through the body.
is a rare combination of cardiac defects where the left side of the heart and surrounding structures are so severely underdeveloped that they are unable to function.
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These defects are rare and include diagnoses such as transposition of the great arteries, HLHS
with a restrictive or closed foramen ovale, and CHD with associated heart failure and hydrops.
The complexity of the HLHS
anomaly warrants several procedures within the first two years of life, leading to prolonged hospitalizations.
Fatal heart diseases such as HLHS
demand the best quality of medical imaging for the planning of paediatric open-heart surgery, added Dr Alsheikh Ali, who is the chair of the Cardiac Sciences Institute at the hospital.
The patient was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS
), where the left ventricle of the heart was very underdeveloped and unable to pump blood to the body.
means the left side of the heart is underdeveloped, leaving the heart unable to pump blood around the body effectively.
Higher incidence of VSD and TA was found as compared to other series, and relatively lower incidence of HLHS
. On analyzing the post natal scans 3 with detected small VSDs were normal.
The trial aims to determine how stem cells from autologous umbilical cord blood can help children with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS
), a rare defect in which the left side of the heart is critically underdeveloped.