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Vascular Dysfunction Relates to Reduced Exercise Capacity, Quality of Life for Fontan Survivors Complex Fontan surgery saves lives for infants born with severe congenital heart defects. However, as survivors grow into their adolescent and young adult years, increased arterial stiffness and decreased endothelial function appear to contribute to reduced aerobic capacity, physical activity, and quality of life.

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