Patent ductus arteriosus: shunt from aorta to pulmonary artery - ACYANOTIC - persistent ductus arteriosus - accounts for 10% CHD cases - SOB, DOE, palpitations, Rt heart failure, paradoxic embolism, recurrent pneumonia, small shunts are asymptomatic, ↑ risk of infective endocarditis and septic pulmonary embolism - machinery murmur in 2nd left anterior IC space after 1st HS
Home Remedies for Walking Pneumonia-Increasing the intake of foods rich in vitamins A and C help in curing this disease. Drink vegetable juices made from red beets, spinach & cucumbers as well as herb teas. Even supplements of these vital vitamins A & C help in strengthening the inner lining of the lungs and act as a shield in preventing the recurrence of walking pneumonia & speed up the recovery process.Read more at Buzzle
Warm thoughts and love for the great MADIBA-- "SOUTH Africans were urged to let go of their beloved hero Nelson Mandela after the ailing 94-year-old spent a second night in hospital with a recurrent pneumonia infection."
Pneumonia in schools. Positive for infections. Started in the households. Jonas M. Winchell, Hannah T.Jordan, and Matthew R. Moore,et al. 2008."Community Outbreak of Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infection: School-Based Cluster of Neurologic Disease Associated with Household Transmission of Respiratory Illness." Journal Of Infectious Diseases 198,no. 9:1365-1374.Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition, EBSCOhost(accessed March 15,2013)…