Congenital heart disease is survivable, manageable, yet in the routine years between infancy and adulthood, sometimes forgettable. The Adult Congenital Heart Association is a resource, advocate . What causes congenital heart defects? - Congenital Heart.
, adults in the United States have grown into adulthood with congenital heart disease. This number increases by about 20, each year. Adult congenital heart disease is not uncommon. 1 in .