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What do you do about an av canal defect in a child with ?Down syndrome ?
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In brief: Surgey
The timing of repair depends on the health of the child and the degree of the defect.
Your cardiologist and surgeon can discuss these options in more detail.

In brief: Surgey
The timing of repair depends on the health of the child and the degree of the defect.
Your cardiologist and surgeon can discuss these options in more detail.
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