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Patent Ductus Arteriosus

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Question: what activities should i stay away from since i have patent ductus arteriosus? i dont get any palpatations when im doing outdoor activities.more when im still or relaxed, so i get pains and a numb arm. i dont understand whats going on! im scared to do anything for fear or hurting myself.

Answer: Please check with your doctor whether your patent ductus arteriosus can be closed either by a device or surgically. If it is feasible, get it done. Then you can have all activities as any other person. If it is not feasible, then you have to restrict your activities and avoid strenuous activity.

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