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a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes

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Peter Cox at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada, compared the accuracy of the Masimo Radical with Blue Sensor, the Nellcor N-600 (with Lo-Sat) and Max-I sensor, and the Radical with LNOP sensor to laboratory CO-Oximetry readings on 12 patients with congenital cyanotic cardiac lesions (CCCL) and concluded that "despite advances in technology, only the Masimo Blue sensor demonstrates acceptable accuracy.
Because of her deep cyanosis due to HPS, differential diagnosis with cyanotic congenital heart diseases, Eisenmenger syndrome and pulmonary hypertension was required.
Study presented at the Society for Critical Care Medicine's 2007 annual meeting concludes Masimo Blue sensor superior in continuous and accurate pulse oximetry monitoring of cyanotic infants with congenital heart disease
This study examined the relationship between congenital heart disease and oxidative stress in children with cyanotic and acyanotic congenital heart disease.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- Masimo, the inventor of Pulse CO-Oximetry and Read-Through Motion and Low Perfusion pulse oximetry, reported that a new independent study presented today at the 2006 American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Congress in Las Vegas, concluded that the Masimo Blue sensor is the most accurate technology for monitoring babies with cyanotic congenital heart disease.
Patients with hemoglobin M appear cyanotic, but are otherwise asymptomatic.
Children with cyanotic congenital heart disease have poorer clinical outcomes than acyanotic patients.
Masimo accuracy cited as beneficial to children with cyanotic congenital heart disease
Lightning victims frequently present with keraunoparalysis in which the extremities, usually the legs, become transiently cold, cyanotic, pulseless, and mottled.
The gregarious Mohammed, who is the Foundation's 30th patient of 2006, suffered from a congenital heart condition known as tetralogy of Fallot -- or a hole in the heart -- the most common cause of cyanotic heart disease.
The one case of cyanotic heart disease identified in this series was correctly diagnosed and appropriately triaged to the tertiary care center.
Percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasty of stenotic standard Blalock-Taussig shunts: Effect on choice of initial palliation in cyanotic congenital heart disease.
Infants and children with cyanotic (insufficient oxygen in their bloodstream) heart disease have been extremely difficult to monitor accurately.