Antenatal Screening

Interview AN44


Brief outline: Their daughter was diagnosed with ostium primum Atrial Septal Defect (ASD). Treatment' Surgery at 18 months old to close the hole with a dacron patch. Stitches in the mitral valve. No further surgery planned. Current medication' none. More of this interview can be seen on the DIPEX Congenital Heart Disease site as interview CHD12.

Background: Child's age at Interview' 3.5 years. Age at diagnosis' during pregnancy (24 weeks). Parents marital status' married. Occupation' Mother-Doctor, Father-Doctor. Other children' One older child. The family live close by to a specialist hospital.

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