When determining whether your baby has a
congenital heart defect, the doctor will
ask questions about your baby's medical history and your medical history. And your baby will have a physical exam.1
Questions include the following:
Brown DW, Fulton DR (2011). Congenital heart disease in children and adolescents. In V Fuster et al., eds., Hurst's The Heart, 13th ed., pp. 1827–1883. New York: McGraw-Hill.
October 11, 2011
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Larry A. Latson, MD - Pediatric Cardiology
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