You will need
  • Dispensary map, results of echocardiography
Do not despair, if the newborn is an anomalous chord of the left ventricle. She is a fibrous or fibrous-muscular cord, which are located in the chamber of the left heart ventricle, and connects it to the opposite wall.
Chord of the left ventricle is the most common type of small anomalies of the heart. Abnormal chords can be both plural and singular. It is important to know that false chord is a genetic anomaly and is inherited mainly from the mother, which sometimes are not even aware of the presence of such education.
Note that the anomalous chord of the child does not manifest any symptoms. As a rule, it can detect the pediatrician, heard the noise in the region of the heart. This diagnosis is confirmed by ultrasound. In children, abnormal chord is detected more often due to the increase in heart size and offset of the chords themselves. This anomaly does not violate the circulation process. However, sometimes it can cause arrhythmias that can be controlled with additional examination of the baby.
The parents of the child with the identified anomaly should know that there is no medical treatment in this case is not required. As a rule, prevention of blood circulation disorders is in compliance with sleep and nutrition. The diet of the child should be more foods rich in magnesium and potassium (whole grains, greens, beans, dried fruit). In some cases, the cardiologist additionally assigns preparations of these minerals, and also means, improves blood flow to the heart.
The child with false chord needs timely treatment of neurological and other chronic diseases. Furthermore, when this anomaly is recommended to do therapeutic exercises and avoid heavy physical exertion. Many patients live with this diagnosis, often not even knowing about it. Usually anomalous chord not hinder to lead a full life.