An inherited type of heart disease
where there are defects in the internal walls (septa) between the atrium
and ventricle chambers of the heart. Holt-Oram syndrome
(requires only one copy in the genome
to be expressed) and is often associated with skeletal deformities such as abnormally short forearms
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