Mayo Clinic patient Dannika Mechtel talks about her patient experience following corrective surgery for Ebstein’s anomaly, a congenital heart defect, with her heart surgeon Joseph A. Dearani, M.D. To learn more about treatment for Ebstein’s anomaly, visit: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-co... Dannika shares her perspective as a patient experiencing heart surgery before, and immediately following surgery with her heart surgeon. She talks about her symptoms leading up to her surgery, and her experience in the hospital immediately following the operation. Dannika shares her experience so that other pediatric patients can better prepare for future surgery.
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