Heart defects in babies detected earlier

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Heart abnormalities can now be diagnosed in babies at an earlier stage of pregnancy thanks to high resolution scanners in the new fetal cardiology unit at Evelina London.

The fetal cardiology teams at Evelina London and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust are the first in the UK using this scanner machine that is able to detect any heart problems on the babies at ealy stage of pregnancy.

The King's Health Partners Child Health Clinic Academic Group is the largest providers of child health service in London, and the third in the UK.

Read more on the Evelina London website