chiari and heart problems

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chiari and heart problems

Postby donnadriver » Sun Apr 13, 2008 10:32 am

Hi i could do with a bit of advice i have 4 children with chiari and they are all having different problems but the one i am most concerned about is my youngest she is 4 years old and really poorly with it she is always in pain and constantly ill she has started going blue from her nose to her lip does anyone know if it can cause heart problems
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Heart Probelms

Postby Karen Phillips » Sun Apr 13, 2008 9:41 pm

Hi,
I sent you a pm.
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chiariand heart problems

Postby donnadriver » Mon Apr 14, 2008 12:42 am

hi karen im new to this and i dont know how to read a pm could you let me know how thanks Donna
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Postby Karen Phillips » Mon Apr 14, 2008 5:06 pm

Hi Donna,
Just log in and check your messages at the top of the page .You should also get a e-mail through you private e-mail address.
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turning blue

Postby Sara » Mon Apr 14, 2008 6:39 pm

A situation in which a child is turning blue requires medical attention right away. I think you should see the pediatrician right away to discuss your concerns. Whether or not a heart problem is caused by Chiari or related, you will still need treatment and a management plan.
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Heart Probelms

Postby Karen Phillips » Mon Apr 14, 2008 6:43 pm

I agree with sara that was part of what i was saying in my pm.Let me know if you did not get it.
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