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It true that people suffering from atrial septum defect can never have normal kids?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Inheritance ~ 4%

If you are healthy enough to contribute to or become pregnant, the risk of any of the multiple congenital heart malformations (inclusive) approximates 4% .
Add that to the general risk of any pregnancy having an unexpected outcome (4%) & you have ~92% chance of a normal outcome. A sit down with a genetic counselor can help you understand each component of family or personal history to this process.

In brief: Inheritance ~ 4%

If you are healthy enough to contribute to or become pregnant, the risk of any of the multiple congenital heart malformations (inclusive) approximates 4% .
Add that to the general risk of any pregnancy having an unexpected outcome (4%) & you have ~92% chance of a normal outcome. A sit down with a genetic counselor can help you understand each component of family or personal history to this process.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

That certainly is not true.

In brief: No

That certainly is not true.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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