Unless heart failure is evident, your dog will be treated as an outpatient. The course of treatment will be determined based on the associated clinical signs. Puppies with low grade murmurs, for example, may require little or no treatment and the murmur may resolve itself within six months. Routine diagnostic imaging is recommended for dogs with murmurs.
The return of food into the oral cavity after it has been swallowed
A wall or partition that is designed to divide and separate
The act of making an opening narrower.
Any body entrance or exit
An inflammation of the lining of the heart
A condition in which growth and development are not up to normal standards
A procedure that is used to evaluate the health and structures of the heart
In veterinary terms, used to refer to the front of the body.