Tetralogy Of Fallot

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Hospital will have 2000 beds  -  23 Nov 2009
Cayman News ServiceNarayana surgeon Colin John, for example, has performed nearly 4000 complex paediatric procedures known as Tetralogy of Fallot in his 30-year career. ...

Heart-warming courage  -  23 Nov 2009
Manawatu StandardI am 12-years-old and have Tetralogy of Fallot repair. At the age of 13 hours I was airplaned to Auckland on July 26, 1997. I don't remember any of it very ...

How diabetes changed my life  -  ‎Nov 15, 2009‎
Jamaica ObserverAlthough her now six-month-old baby is not diabetic, she has developed Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart disease. ...

Heart Valve Implanted in Boy With Swine Flu  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Wall Street JournalThe child, Brandon Beauchemin of Rhode Island, was born with a defect called Tetralogy of Fallot that resulted in, among other problems, a blockage in the ...

AHA: VTE a Risk for Adult Survivors of Fontan Surgery  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
MedPage TodayThe outcomes of the adults who had undergone the Fontan operation were compared with 40 controls who were survivors of tetralogy of Fallot surgery and 25 ...

Nagpur to have infant heart surgery facility  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Times of India...“Normally interventional procedures like tetralogy of fallot are done in a Cath lab. But when the doctor realises that the problem cannot be solved with ...

In the milk of human kindness.  -  ‎Nov 13, 2009‎
Jamaica Observer...who responded to the needs of Miss Shantoy Lawrence, the Cambridge High School student suffering from Tetralogy of Fallot, a disorder of the heart. ...

Treatment of congenital heart defects in children  -  ‎Nov 18, 2009‎
The Island (subscription)Other common defects include tetralogy of Fallot (9 to 14 percent), transposition of the great arteries (10 to 11 percent), coarctation of the aorta (8 to ...

CryoLife to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences in New York  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
CNNMoney.com (press release)...which is a surgery commonly performed in children with congenital heart defects, such as Tetralogy of Fallot, Truncus Arteriosus, and Pulmonary Atresia. ...

Donors respond heartily to Shantoy's plight  -  ‎Nov 8, 2009‎
Jamaica ObserverShantoy Lawrence can now smile as her chances of getting surgery to correct Tetralogy of Fallot, which has afflicted her, are growing. ...

Fundraising drive in memory of Middlesbrough film-maker Joe  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
GazetteLiveJoe made a number of movies, including short films, music videos and documentaries, despite suffering from the rare heart condition Tetralogy of Fallot. ...

Benefit for Bailey  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
KAREThe little girl was born with the heart defect Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). Doctors performed open-heart surgery on her when she was just six weeks old. ...

Jared 'the Subway Guy' Fogle shares story with young Heart Heroes  -  ‎Nov 11, 2009‎
Tampabay.comHailey was born with tetralogy of Fallot, a condition that results in a narrowed or obstructed pulmonary valve and enlarged heart. ...

CryoLife Receives FDA Approval to Begin U.S. Clinical Trial for BioFoam(R)  -  ‎Oct 27, 2009‎
Reuters...which is a surgery commonly performed in children with congenital heart defects, such as Tetralogy of Fallot, Truncus Arteriosus, and Pulmonary Atresia. ...

CryoLife Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $28.2 Million  -  ‎Oct 29, 2009‎
Reuters...which is a surgery commonly performed in children with congenital heart defects, such as Tetralogy of Fallot, Truncus Arteriosus, and Pulmonary Atresia. ...

Mission accomplished!  -  ‎Nov 12, 2009‎
Jamaica ObserverHospital of the West Indies cleared the way for the ailing girl to receive the critical surgery to correct her heart disorder, Tetralogy of Fallot. ...

TV: Syrian baby in Austin for life-saving surgery  -  ‎Oct 30, 2009‎
KVUEDifficulty breathing is a consequence of the Tetralogy of Fallot condition with which she was born. "The repair we're going to do is fix the hole in the ...

ALDH1A2 (RALDH2) genetic variation in human congenital heart disease  -  ‎Nov 3, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)Results: We describe in Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) themutations Ala151Ser and Ile157Thr that change non-polar to polar residues at exon 4. ...

CryoLife Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynerGraft(R) Processed ...  -  ‎Aug 12, 2009‎
PR Newswire (press release)...which is a surgery commonly performed in children with congenital heart defects, such as Tetralogy of Fallot, Truncus Arteriosus, and Pulmonary Atresia.

Beefing up: Pete Wallis is now a champion bodybuilder - just a ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Daily MailBorn with a four-fold heart defect called Tetralogy of Fallot's, Pete had survived two major operations and a heart attack by the age of 13.

• New procedure could help save lives  -  ‎Aug 10, 2009‎
Daily PilotDomingos has long suffered from Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect of VSD that leaves a hole between the two bottom chambers of the heart.

Frazee boy born with unique heart  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
DL-Online...besides the heart murmur, had a heart aneurysm (which had never been found in an infant before) and was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot,

Risk factors for early pulmonary valve replacement after valve ...  -  ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryThey had a congenital diagnosis of pulmonary stenosis or tetralogy of Fallot, had their first pulmonary valve replacement between 2002 and 2008,

Rustage family step into action in memory of Stiggy  -  ‎Aug 9, 2009‎
Warrington GuardianBut it has a second significance to them, as Sarah's two-year-old son Joel also has a heart disorder – known as tetralogy of Fallot – and has had open heart

Kids' health needs tender, loving heart  -  ‎Aug 2, 2009‎
Times of India..."The doctors told us she had tetralogy of fallot (a malformed heart that let impure blood contaminate the pure blood). We took her to KEM Hospital in

CRY: FDA 510(k) Clearance for CryoPatch(R) SG Pulmonary Human ...  -  ‎Aug 12, 2009‎
Trading Markets (press release)...which is a surgery commonly performed in children with congenital heart defects, such as Tetralogy of Fallot, Truncus Arteriosus, and Pulmonary Atresia.

Basic Versus Detailed Sonography  -  ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)5 , 6 In our population, use of a 4-chamber view alone may have prevented detection of major anomalies such as tetralogy of Fallot, truncus arteriosus,

Babies at risk from vitamin E?  -  ‎Aug 1, 2009‎
Buxton AdvertiserThese children had various congenital defects, including Tetralogy of Fallot, atrioventricular or ventricular septal defects, aortic or pulmonary valve

פרוייקט מיוחד: מומי? מולדי? בלב  -  ‎Aug 9, 2009‎
BeOK פורטל בריאות ויופי...?חד המומי? הכחלוניי? השכיחי? נקר? TETRALOGY OF FALLOT - ?ותו ניתן לר?ות בתמונה מספר 2. במצב זה יש פג? גדול במחיצה הבין חדרית (VSD) והצרות במוצ? חדר ימין.

Tetralogy of Fallot  -  Jan 13, 2009
7thSpace Interactive (press release),Tetralogy of Fallot is a congenital cardiac malformation that consists of an interventricular communication, also known as a ventricular septal defect,

Gift from the heart, for the heart  -  Jan 16, 2009
Naperville Sun,The 18-month-old girl was born with a rare heart defect known as tetralogy of Fallot. Nasangargal Gerelee, 11, with her grandmother, is scheduled for

The effects of breath-holding on pulmonary regurgitation measured ...  -  Jan 14, 2009
7thSpace Interactive (press release),Pulmonary regurgitation is a common and clinically important residual lesion after repair of tetralogy of Fallot. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)

Ross Creek's little `Smurf' Xavier Brown to have heart surgery  -  Feb 3, 2009
Ballarat Courier,His parents Angela and Travis Brown were devastated to find their fourth child not only had a cleft lip and palate, but Tetralogy of Fallot resulting in a

Care from the heart  -  Jan 31, 2009
Sacramento Bee,22 to correct a congenital heart defect called tetralogy of Fallot, a collection of abnormalities in his heart that is the most common cause of blue baby

Yes, Ghana is Truly Working  -  Feb 4, 2009
Happyghana.com,We, particularly my wife and brother shuttled several times between Gusau and Zaria before little Amina was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot,

'My son must have this surgery'  -  Jan 16, 2009
BBC News,He has already had two open heart operations to repair a condition called Tetralogy of Fallot, as well other surgeries for serious conditions.

Jack Sundin keeps smiling and fighting back  -  Jan 27, 2009
ChronicleLive,Little Jack Sundin was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot – a hole in the heart and defective valves – and tracheo-oesophageal fistula, a rare defect where

Biventricular repair in patients with heterotaxy syndrome  -  Jan 30, 2009
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryOther conotruncal anomalies included double-outlet right ventricle in 10 patients, tetralogy of Fallot in 3, and hemitruncus in 2.

Wrexham gran looking for epileptic boy's mystery helpers  -  Jan 19, 2009
Evening Leader,Joshua was born with a congenital heart defect, tetralogy of fallot. It is the most common heart defect in children which means that the blood leaving the

Aorta Larger Than Pulmonary Artery in the Fetal 3-Vessel View  -  Dec 23, 2008
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)Of the 31 fetuses, 25 (81%) had a diagnosis of tetralogy of Fallot (ToF) or a ToF variant (ToF with pulmonary atresia or a double-outlet right ventricle

• Forks Township parents say the prayers of many helped their ...  -  Dec 23, 2008
The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com,..."After Christmas they gave it a name, tetralogy of Fallot," Tara remembered. According to the American Heart Association, the condition occurs when there is

Rare heart condition doesn't deter teenage trail runner  -  Dec 4, 2008
Scripps News,Born with a hole in his heart as a result of a rare congenital condition called tetralogy of Fallot, Todd underwent six surgeries by age 5,

Yuma family seeks help for baby's care  -  Dec 14, 2008
Yuma Sun,It is a medical condition called Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect. "When we found out about his condition, we we're very upset," said DeAnn

The heart of giving  -  Dec 11, 2008
Air Force Link,Sergeant Huff's daughter, Victoria Huff, was born with tetralogy of fallot, which is a heart condition that narrows the pulmonary artery that makes it

Partial heart transplant at 38  -  Dec 18, 2008
Yorke Peninsula Country Times,Malcolm was born with a hole in his heart, and on March 16, 1976, at age 7, he had his first heart operation for a condition known as Tetralogy of Fallot,

'Rhys is best present ever'  -  Dec 23, 2008
Western Morning News,Then, in January, at 31 weeks pregnant, he changed his diagnosis to Tetralogy of Fallot – a complex heart defect involving a hole between the two ventricles

Heart op patient raises £500 for new Bristol care institute  -  Dec 4, 2008
Evening Post,As a baby he was diagnosed with congenital defect Tetralogy of Fallot, which means the heart is not properly formed. He had his first operation at the

Running: XTERRA Trail Run Worlds This Sunday, Dec. 7  -  Dec 5, 2008
RunnersWeb,Another inspiring young gun is 15-year old Hunter Todd of Roseville, CA who was born with a congenital heart condition called Tetralogy of Fallot.

Familia de Yuma busca ayuda  -  Dec 18, 2008
Bajo el Sol,Esto es una condición llamada Tetralogy of Fallot, un defecto congénito del corazón. "Cuando nos enteramos de su condición nos sentimos muy al",

Role of fibrillin-1 genetic mutations and polymorphism in aortic ...  -  Oct 2, 2008
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryThe incidences of significant lamellar loss, abnormal histopathology, and fibrillin-1 "DNA sequence variants" in tetralogy of Fallot with dilated aorta were

Testimony Resumes In Hershberger Case  -  Oct 3, 2008
WWNY TV,Eli Hershberger suffers from a heart condition known as Tetralogy of Fallot, which could be fatal if left untreated by open heart surgery.

Twin Cities Marathon: Implants help runners regain former fitness  -  Oct 1, 2008
Minneapolis Star Tribune,He was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart condition that led to five open-heart surgeries. Grady, 39, was allowed to play any sport but

Heart Walk's research funds help out 'my little guy,' others  -  Sep 20, 2008
Journal and Courier,By Sophia Voravong • svoravong@journalandcourier.com • September 21, 2008 Born with a congenital heart defect known as tetralogy of Fallot, Collin Burge had

Scrotal abscess as a complication of perforated appendicitis: a ...  -  Sep 19, 2008
7thSpace Interactive (press release),The first patient developed acute left hemiscrotum two weeks following correction of a tetralogy of Fallot that was diagnosed since infancy.

Taking Bowling To Heart  -  Sep 21, 2008
Tampa Tribune,Millican suffers from severe tetralogy of Fallot. In his words, the valves of his heart aren't properly connected. A nurse detected this defect immediately,

Heart Walk a step in the right direction  -  Sep 17, 2008
Journal and Courier,Ten-year-old Collin Burge was born with a congenital heart defect (tetralogy of Fallot) and will speak at the Heart Walk about his experience.

Heart Walk focuses on living  -  Sep 20, 2008
Youngstown Vindicator,Morgan was healthy, but Molly was born with a heart condition known as Tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia. It came as a surprise to the family

Despite disease, 7-year-old girl walks for arthritis  -  Sep 21, 2008
Inside NoVA,Alexis was also diagnosed with a heart condition at birth, Tetralogy of Fallot with Pulmonary Atresia, which means she was born without a pulmonary artery.

Fundraiser set Friday for Bryson Melton, infant facing costly ...  -  Sep 23, 2008
News Telegram,Bryson has been diagnosed with partial anomolous pulmonary venus return, tetralogy of Fallot, craniosynostosis and several different spinal conditions.

Heart Walk expects 2000+  -  Sep 17, 2008
Youngstown Vindicator,A daughter of Claudia and Eric McGaffick, Molly was born with a heart defect known as Tetralogy of Fallot. She has undergone two surgeries,

Spreading awareness for strong hearts  -  Sep 13, 2008
OCRegister,Brianna was born with Tetralogy of Fallot, a heart defect that would require open-heart surgery when she reached five pounds. Her sister Ashley was born

中国七?病童独自?美接??费开心  -  Sep 8, 2008
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The Blalock-Taussig-Thomas Collaboration A Model for Medical Progress  -  Jul 15, 2008
Journal of American Medical Association (subscription),The most common congenital heart defect associated with cyanosis is tetralogy of Fallot. This lesion consists of a defect in the ventricular septum that

'JAMA' Revisits Johns Hopkins Revolutionary 'Blue Baby' Study  -  Jul 21, 2008
Johns Hopkins Gazette,In their paper, Taussig and Blalock described for the first time the physiology of tetralogy of Fallot, one of the most common congenital malformations of

Early Neonatal Pulse Oximetry Screening Detects Congenital Heart ...  -  Jun 27, 2008
Medscape (subscription)Physicians also identified one case each of pulmonary stenosis, common arterial truncus, tetralogy of Fallot, and single ventricle.

Amish Couple Accused Of Medical Neglect Of Toddler  -  Jul 3, 2008
WWNY TV,Their one year old son,Eli, suffers from Tetralogy of Fallot which could be fatal if left untreated by open heart surgery. The problem is that Amish culture

Church of Christ launches appeal for Stawell families  -  Jun 26, 2008
Stawell Times News,Hunter Thomas has been diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot. This is a cardiac anomaly that refers to a combination of four related heart defects that

Kapital Radio Saves Life  -  Jun 30, 2008
Modern Ghana,...the 10-year-old girl who is a resident of Daban, a suburb of Kumasi has been diagnosed with a complex heart disease called TETRALOGY OF FALLOT.



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