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Pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum (or PA/IVS) is a congenital heart defect, which means babies are born with it. At Nemours Children's, we offer leading-edge capabilities to detect heart problems early, including in babies still in the womb. If your baby has PA/IVS, our board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric cardiologists and heart surgeons are here to answer your questions and ease your concerns by providing the personalized, experienced care they need.

And since PA/IVS can range from mild to severe, Nemours Children's Cardiac Center offers the latest diagnostic and treatment options — including heart transplants. Our pediatric heart care teams offer patient families research-backed care, delivered with compassion.

Why Choose Us

Our Nemours Cardiac Center team has the experience to provide diagnosis, treatment, and surgical repair of rare pediatric heart disease like pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum. World-class heart care requires the compassion to understand your family's journey, and the expertise to heal even the most complex conditions. Our cardiac surgeons treat a vast array of heart defects in infants, children and teens, using the most innovative, up-to-date approaches. Our specialty is the early detection and repair of heart problems, so your child will have the best possible chance for a healthy future. 

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