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Can a man with situs inversus and dextrocardia have a kid ?

Can a man with situs inversus and dextrocardia have a kid ? and if so what are the chances of a child being affected. Mother is normal and healthy.
Asked On : Wed, 17 Feb 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

Sure why not. There is no problem at all. But be sure that your partner does not have the same issue as then it has more chances of affecting the kid. Also Situs inversus does not have any problems as such in most of the people.

Answered: Wed, 17 Feb 2010
General & Family Physician Dr. Khaleel Ahmed.Manik's  Response
off course u can have a kid .chances of child having situs inversus are very negligible . if at all kid does it wont affect his life .
Answered: Fri, 22 Apr 2011
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  Anonymous's Response

yes... I am dextrocardiac.. and i have a son

Answered: Thu, 25 Feb 2010
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