My daughter needs to have left valve replaced-due to position of her heart it has to be done "open heart". If they place a mechancial valve we have the issue of dealing with Coumadin levels her whole like... thru her teen years -while menestrating? how does that effect coumadin levels? and such... if we go with a bio or "pig" valve, only short term blood thinner then nothing else, EXCEPT it only last up to 15 years, so we would be looking at another open heart.????? Any experience here that could give some advice??
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