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4 mm sized Muscular VSD patient
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4 mm sized Muscular VSD patient

Hello doctor.
My aunty is 30yrs old now and she have a male child of 4 yrs. Her delivery was normal without any complication and that child is healthy and much talented. She decided to be pregnant for 1 more time and during prior fitness check up,
our physician carried out 2 D ECHO and concluded that she have
Congenital Acyanotic Heart Disease (SDS) ,
4 mm sized Muscular VSD.
Normal LV systolic Functions
No E/o Pulmonary HT
NSR.
        So, can she be pregnant for 2nd time safely? Will it create any problem to health of Mother and child ? Is surgery required for correction of the same or it can be treated without surgery ?
        Waiting for your answer much hopefully.

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Since you are not the patient, it is probably better if you ask your aunt if she gives you permission to be asking for information about her health.  
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