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I have tricuspid atresia. Can I safely have a baby?

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Dr. David Malpass
Pediatrics - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

This question would be best answered by a cardiologist with expertise in adults with congenital heart disease.
Many women with ta have had successful pregnancies. It depends on how well your heart is functioning, what medications you are taking, the presence of abnormal heart rhythms, and the presence of other health problems. Your age is also a factor. Discuss with your cardiologist.

In brief: Maybe

This question would be best answered by a cardiologist with expertise in adults with congenital heart disease.
Many women with ta have had successful pregnancies. It depends on how well your heart is functioning, what medications you are taking, the presence of abnormal heart rhythms, and the presence of other health problems. Your age is also a factor. Discuss with your cardiologist.
Dr. David Malpass
Dr. David Malpass
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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Tricuspid atresia

The best way to evaluate your risks for pregnancy is seeing a cardiologist for a heart evaluation.
With a cardiologist's evaluation in hand then consult with a high risk specialist.

In brief: Tricuspid atresia

The best way to evaluate your risks for pregnancy is seeing a cardiologist for a heart evaluation.
With a cardiologist's evaluation in hand then consult with a high risk specialist.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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