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Child with Hole in Heart Undergoes Non Surgical Closure

Child with Hole in Heart Undergoes Non Surgical Closure

SPS Hospitals is proud to announce a first of its kind case north of NCRof closure of a moderate sized Ventricular Septal Defect, commonly known as hole in the heart, in an 11 year old girl child employing aprocedure which avoids open heart surgery altogether.Conventional surgeries leave a large scar in the middle of the chest and require a hospital stay of about 10 days due prolonged healing post cardiopulmonary bypass. However this procedure wherein an umbrella like device is placed inside the heart via blood vessels of the leg,leaves behind no scars and the recovery is much faster with...

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