In-depth

Symptoms

Heart murmurs

Shortness of breath

Tests and diagnosis

Cardiac catheterization

Chest X-rays

Complete blood count (CBC)

Echocardiogram

Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)

Aug. 26, 2017
References
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