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How long does it take for holes in the heart (of babies) to grow closed?

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Dr. Michael Zevitz
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Usually a few days

Sometimes, it may also take a few months, and in rare cases, it may take longer. Uncommonly, the holes may not fully close and can cause problems in rare cases.

In brief: Usually a few days

Sometimes, it may also take a few months, and in rare cases, it may take longer. Uncommonly, the holes may not fully close and can cause problems in rare cases.
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