Related Conditions and Treatments
Arrhythmias in Children
An arrhythmia is an abnormal rhythm of the heart, which can cause the heart to pump less effectively.
A cardiac CT (computed tomography) scan is a test that uses x-rays to create detailed images of your child's heart and blood vessels inside the heart.
Cardiac catheterization is a specialized procedure in which a long, flexible tube — a catheter — is inserted into a vein or artery and guided into the heart.
Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses radio waves, magnets and a computer to take pictures of your child’s heart.
Echocardiogram in Children
An echocardiogram uses sound waves to see the heart's structures.
A heart murmur is a sound made by blood moving through the heart's chambers or valves.
A heart tumor, also known as a cardiac tumor, is a rare, abnormal growth that develops in the heart.