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Delicate heart surgery - rare condition

Posted Sep 03 2009 9:30am
Baby's Protruding Heart Tucked Back Inside His Body

Amazing, just absolutely amazing.

I have never seen this defect in my 8+ years of L&D nursing. I would imagine that a great majority of these babies would die during or right after the birth process, unless it was a scheduled c/s in a major tertiary facility that could perform the surgery on the baby immediately (or shortly after the birth).
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