Aortic valve regurgitation

Aortic valve stenosis

Arteriosclerosis / atherosclerosis

Atrial flutter

Atrial septal defect

Atrioventricular canal defect

Cardiogenic shock


Chest pain

Coarctation of the aorta

Congenital heart defects in children

Congenital heart disease in adults

Dilated cardiomyopathy

Ebstein's anomaly

Ebstein's anomaly is a rare heart defect. Some people may not have any symptoms, but others may need treatment, including surgery.

Eisenmenger syndrome

Eisenmenger syndrome, a complication of congenital heart defects, can be life-threatening if not properly treated. Find out more.

Enlarged heart

Enlarged heart is often a sign of a serious heart condition. Find out causes and treatments for enlarged heart.

Heart attack

Heart disease

Heart disease, usually thought of as blockages in the arteries that can cause a heart attack, can describe any medical condition affecting your heart.

Heart failure

Heart murmurs

Mitral valve disease

Mitral valve prolapse

Mitral valve prolapse occurs when the valve separating two of your heart's chambers malfunctions. The disorder usually isn't serious and often doesn't require surgical treatment.

Mitral valve stenosis


Myocarditis is a disease in which the heart muscle becomes inflamed and swollen, often as the result of an infection.

Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA)

Patent foramen ovale

Pulmonary atresia

Pulmonary atresia is a heart defect that you're born with. Fortunately, treatment soon after birth and ongoing throughout childhood and adulthood greatly improve your prognosis.

Pulmonary edema

Pulmonary hypertension

High blood pressure affecting only the arteries in your lungs is known as pulmonary hypertension. Discover the symptoms, risk factors and treatment for this condition.

Pulmonary valve stenosis

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)

Find out about this rare cause of heart attack in young, healthy people.

Tetralogy of Fallot

Transposition of the great arteries

Ventricular septal defect

June 06, 2013