Antenatal Screening

Interview AN41


Brief outline: Their son was diagnosed with Tricuspid Atresia, a large VSD, ASD, small right ventricle & small pulmonary artery. Treatment' Modified BT Shunt & Atrial Septostomy at 24 hrs old. Cardiac catheters & further operations planned when their child is older. Current Medication' diuretics, aspirin, sytron, anti-reflux and lactulose. More of this interview can be seen on the DIPEX Congenital Heart Disease site as interview CHD03.

Background: Age at Interview' 3 months old. Age at diagnosis' During pregnancy (21 weeks). Parents marital status' Married. Occupation' Mother-Market Research Adviser, Father-Accountant. No other children. The family live close to a specialist hospital.

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