Rija Fatima 's Story
Rija Fatima, an 11-year-old resident of Faisalabad, was suffering from breathlessness and frequent chest infections. Her parents took her to the hospital. After running a few tests in the hospital, the doctors diagnosed her with a VSD. VSD is the hole in the wall between the lower two chambers of the heart. The cardiac surgeon advised VSD repair after open heart surgery for her. For this purpose, Rija Fatima was admitted to University of Lahore Teaching Hospital and her VSD repair was done by Dr. Faiz Rasool on 14.12.2021. Rija Fatima stayed in the hospital for three days. She was discharged in a stable condition.