What is hypoplastic left-heart syndrome?

2010-07-23T23:11:00Z 2010-07-24T08:06:12Z What is hypoplastic left-heart syndrome? Arizona Daily Star
July 23, 2010 11:11 pm

About hypoplastic left-heart syndrome: The heart's left side - including the aorta, aortic valve, left ventricle and mitral valve - is underdeveloped. This heart defect is usually fatal within the first days or month of life unless it's treated.

SOURCE: American Heart Association  

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