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Hypoplastic left heart syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • HLHS
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  • Years ago I lost an infant to HLHS. I have another child who is now an adult. Should he be genetically tested and counseled before having children? Click here for answer

  • My best friend's baby has hypoplastic left heart syndrome and she been told that it's not common here in Australia. The doctors don't know a lot about it and her baby has only days to live. How common is it? What is the prognosis? Click here for answer