Dictionary: Heart Transplantenparentshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/P-dictionary-enHD-AR2.gifA heart transplant is a surgery where doctors remove a person's sick heart and replace it with a healthy donor heart. hypoplastic left heart syndrome, HLHS, heart defect, atrial septal defect, ASD, patent ductus arteriosus, PDA, left side of the heart, heart conditions, cardiology, cardiologist, heart transplants, hypoplastic, left heart, ductus arteriosus, foramen ovale, ventricles, valves, heart surgery, mitral valve , aortic valve, prostaglandin, norwood, Norwood procedure, Glenn, Glenn shunt operation, Fontan, Fontan operation, hypoplastic left heart syndrome surgery, single ventricle, single ventricle defect, hybrid procedure07/03/201807/05/201807/05/2018721cceaa-c821-4707-9db9-25e938ef1a71https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/dictionary-heart-transplant.html/<p><strong>Heart transplant:</strong> A <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/heart-transplant.html/">heart transplant</a> is a surgery where doctors remove a person's sick <a href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/heart.html/">heart</a> and replace it with a healthy donor heart. Doctors decide to do a heart transplant when a heart condition can't be improved with medicines or surgery.</p>Diccionario: Trasplante de corazón Un trasplante de corazón es una operación donde los médicos extraen el corazón enfermo de una persona y lo sustituyen por el corazón sano de un donante.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/parents/dictionary-heart-transplant-esp.html/eb118039-4168-41d2-96e8-26d491dc9d6e
CardiomyopathyCardiomyopathy is when the heart muscle becomes weak and enlarged, which makes it difficult to pump blood through the body. There’s usually no cure for the condition in children, but it can be treated.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/cardiomyopathy.html/5b4f304e-1574-4ace-9820-6a44cbada41e
Double Outlet Right Ventricle (DORV)Double outlet right ventricle (DORV) is a heart defect where the aorta connects to the heart in the wrong place.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/dorv.html/3036f44c-409f-46fb-8d40-27f303f063b3
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a birth defect of a baby’s heart. The left side of the heart doesn’t grow as it should, making it smaller and weaker than normal. https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/hypoplastic-heart.html/3f36bb72-0bef-42bc-b6de-c0fddf263c16
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Surgery: The Fontan ProcedureThe Fontan procedure is open-heart surgery done as the third of three surgeries to treat hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/fontan.html/19701e72-135a-4174-b6c1-2e2e9d7f7615
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Surgery: The Glenn ProcedureThe Glenn procedure is open-heart surgery done as the second of three surgeries to treat hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/glenn.html/43b5992f-8492-46f7-9d8c-8cb1088e77e4
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Surgery: The Norwood ProcedureThe Norwood procedure is open-heart surgery done as the first of three surgeries to treat hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/norwood.html/b9a1a335-9967-4011-8409-224e3a7b7597
When Your Child Needs a Heart TransplantIf your child needs a heart transplant, you're probably feeling lots of emotions. Fortunately, many kids who undergo heart transplants go on to live normal, healthy lives.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/parents/heart-transplant.html/0c94f853-a992-413c-b67f-2ed97ac42ec6
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