Holt-Oram Syndrome Follow-up

Updated: May 05, 2016
  • Author: Craig T Basson, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Yasmine Subhi Ali, MD, FACC, FACP, MSCI  more...
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Follow-up

Patient Education

Ensure that family members are aware that this is an autosomal dominant disorder and that the chance is 50% that offspring of an affected individual will also have the disorder.

Explain that the severity of a lesion in a parent is not an indication of the potential severity in offspring.

For patient education resources, see Heart Health Center, as well as Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib) and Ventricular Septal Defect.