Coarctation of the Aorta

Coarctation of the Aorta: Manon’s Story

When Manon was born, nobody knew she had a serious heart condition. Her mum, Claire, is forever grateful she followed her instincts when she thought something wasn’t right. This is their story:

Lucca’s Story

Coarctation of the Aorta Lucca

Lucca was diagnosed with a thickened tricuspid valve at mum, Laura’s, 20 week scan. On the day he was born, doctors discovered he had an ASD, bicuspid aortic valve and dysplasia tricuspid valve. Then, at just 12 days old, Lucca was diagnosed with coarctation of the aorta when he became critically ill very quickly. This…