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HEALING—Dr. Saibal Kar and his patient Elena Veytsman. She was born with a hole in her heart. Kar performed a minimally invasive procedure to close the hole when Veytsman had complications after having COVID. Courtesy photoElena Veytsman did not have a name until she was 7 months old.
Doctors in Azerbaijani, Turkey, told her mother that the little girl, born premature, would not survive due to a hole in her heart.
Veytsman was born with ventricular septal defect, a birth defect comprising a hole...

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