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What is the life expectancy of someone born with congenital heart disease?

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Dr. Robert Vogt Lowell
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
Depends: Congenital heart disease can be very minor not warranting therapy or very severe and complex requiring multiple surgeries and procedures. Life expectancy will depend on which type of defect you have. Consult your pediatric cardiologist.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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