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can i have kids if i have a pacemaker
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can i have kids if i have a pacemaker

i am a 16 year old girl with a pacemaker i was born with almost total heartblock and my heart is on the right side and everything is switched around and i was wondering for when i am older i was wondering if i can still have kids i would really like to know thank you
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I think that is a very important questions but I do not have the information to answer it.  You probably need to talk to your cardiologist and gynecologist during your next visit.  They will have information about your heart function and about your menstrual cycles.  If the only problem is that you have a pacemaker, that should not be a issue.

I hope this helps.
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