Pregnancy in a Patient With a Prosthetic Mitral Valve: Associated With a Fetal Anomaly Attributed to Warfarin Sodium

I. J. Kerber, O. S. Warr, C. Richardson

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Pregnancy in a patient with a prosthetic mitral valve was carried to term without any overt evidence of medical complications. The infant was born with hypoplastic nasal structures. Warfarin (Coumadin) sodium is suspected as the teratogenic agent.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)223-225
Number of pages3
JournalJAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 15 1968


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