Autosomal dominant coarctation of aorta

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A number of families have been described where several members were affected with coarctation of aorta. In a systematic study of coarctation familial aggregation was considered as result of multifactorial inheritance and recurrence risks in sibs was evaluated at about 0.5% for coarctation and 1.0% for any form of congenital heart defect. Nevertheless in some of the described families aortic coarctations seems to be inherited as an autosomal dominant mutation.

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Collaborative Research Advocacy for Vascular Anomalies Network (CaRAVAN)

As the research-based umbrella organization for all vascular anomalies, we are on a mission to develop a unified network of patients and their families, advocates, researchers, and clinicians who influence research from initial concept and design to patient care delivery

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