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How common is it for somebody to get coarctation of the aorta?
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: 1 in 1500 births
Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital heart defect and occurs in 6-8% of patients with congenital heart disease.

In brief: 1 in 1500 births
Coarctation of the aorta is a congenital heart defect and occurs in 6-8% of patients with congenital heart disease.
Dr. Barton Cook
Dr. Barton Cook
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Dr. William Scott
Pediatrics - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It is rare
Coarctation occurs in about 1 of every 2000 children.
However, among children with congenital heart disease, it is one of the more common defects.

In brief: It is rare
Coarctation occurs in about 1 of every 2000 children.
However, among children with congenital heart disease, it is one of the more common defects.
Dr. William Scott
Dr. William Scott
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