This definition appears very rarely
and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other meanings of HPLH
We have 1 other definition for HPLH
in our Acronym Attic
Samples in periodicals archive:
The brave three-year-old has the rare defect hypoplastic left heart syndrome - a complex condition that affects only one in every 5,000 babies.
She was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS), a growth defect which will dramatically reduce her life expectancy.
Hypoplastic left heart syndrome is when the left side of the heart does not develop correctly, leaving the left chamber of the heart underdeveloped or not even formed at all.
Jasmine Carr died after four hard months fighting against hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
And now Jasmine, who suffers from hypoplastic left heart syndrome, is out of intensive care and her parents, Jo and James, hope she will be home with them by April.
Lara was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and was just five days old when she had her first heart operation.
This grant will enable the Congenital Heart Center to continue to track the progress of children born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and help us determine the best treatment for them, which we will then share with other heart centers to provide the best possible care for these children," Ohye says.
Soon after doctors ruled out hypoplastic left heart syndrome but diagnosed an even more complex condition, cyanotic univentrical heart.