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How many babies with heart defect have bad chromosomes?

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Dr. Mary Callahan
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Heart Defects

Not all babies born with heart problems have problems with their chromosomes, however, there is an association of chromosomal abnormalities such as down's syndrome, trisomy 21, with cardiac abnormalities.
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In brief: Heart Defects

Not all babies born with heart problems have problems with their chromosomes, however, there is an association of chromosomal abnormalities such as down's syndrome, trisomy 21, with cardiac abnormalities.
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Dr. Mary Callahan
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