Pediatric Cardiology Patient Stories from Children's Hospital

Cardiology

Meet our patients and read their remarkable stories of hope and inspiration from the Heart Institute at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Carlos had an enlarged heart. Learn about the success of his procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Katie suffered from Tetralogy of Fallot. Read more about her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Dylan suffered from Anomalous Right Coronary Artery. Read about his experience and treatment at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Skyler was diagnosed with high lipids levels. Read more about his treatment and experience at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
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Mia suffered from Tetralogy of Fallot. Read about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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Megan suffered from Pulmonary Atresia. Learn about the success of her procedure and experience at Children's Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC.
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For first-time parents Rebekah and Ernest Carper of Spencer, W.Va., there was no greater joy than the birth of their daughter. When Baylee was six months old, the couple received frightening news. Doctors diagnosed her with a potentially fatal heart disease — dilated cardiomyopathy. That's when the Carpers turned to Children's — the only pediatric heart transplant program in the region.
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