Sir. Since 7 years I have mitral heart disease .Now I am 6 weeks pregnant and cardio suggest me i have to undergo an open heart surgery after delivery.My concern is that whether it is safe to continue the pregnancy in this condition.and what type of surgery it will whether valve replacemwnt or valve repair.please reply.for your reference my recent echo said in conclusion that... Rheumatic heart disease Mitral regurgitation severe AR-mild TR-mild Mildly increase PA pressure Dilated LA Mildly dilated LV No RWMA Adequate LV systolic funtion LVEF-50 to 55%
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