I Have A Congential Heart Defect

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    My Story

    Ive Had a Congenital Heart Defect since i was 6 weeks old. Ive had a ross procedure, aka valve replacement, i was on life support for a whole day, it was the scariest thing my mom had to go thru i was only 12 at the time, ive been dealing with since since i was 6 weeks old and i...
    Rissa013 Rissa013
    70+
    Dec 23, 2011

    The Doctor Was Wrong

    They caught it really early, when I was an infant. I have a hole in my heart and it causes a heart murmur. The doctor said I'd grow out of it when I was six, but I didn't. I still have it, 17 years later. It doesn't hurt me, though. My heart is better than 99% of girls my age.
    chococat159 chococat159
    18-21
    1 Response May 23, 2011
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