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What are the heredity risks associated with cardiac anomaly?
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
In brief: 2-6% recurrence risk
2-6% of congenital cardiac defects can recur in future offspring.
This may be as high as 25% in rare cases of genetic syndromes inherited as autosomal recessive traits with the same partner.

In brief: 2-6% recurrence risk
2-6% of congenital cardiac defects can recur in future offspring.
This may be as high as 25% in rare cases of genetic syndromes inherited as autosomal recessive traits with the same partner.
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