Pregnancy and spontaneous delivery 13 months after heart transplantation


Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics Vienna University Spitalgasse 23 1090, Vienna, Austria


This case report is about a 23-year-old female patient who underwent heart transplantation because of dilatative cardiomyopathy. Four months after transplantation she conceived. Thirteen months postoperatively, the patient had spontaneous vaginal delivery and gave birth to a child in good physical condition.