Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Patient Stories

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Heterotaxy Syndrome: Julia’s Story


An innovative procedure corrected a problem in Julia’s circulatory system. Inspired by the nurses at CHOP, Julia is in school to become a nurse herself.

Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricle Dysplasia: Brett’s Story


At age 13, Brett was diagnosed with arrhythmogenic right ventricle dysplasia (ARVD). With the help of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and the support of his team at CHOP, Brett was able to return to the activities he loved.

Aortic Stenosis: Sarah's Story

Sarah on horseback

Born with a heart defect called aortic stenosis, Sarah had two open heart surgeries when she was young. Now 16, she’s an honor roll student who loves art and design.