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Percutaneous Edge-to-Edge Mitral Valve Repair for Functional Mitral Regurgitation in a High-Surgical-Risk Patient

  • Dominique HimbertEmail author
  • Eric Brochet
  • David Messika-Zeitoun
  • Gregory Ducrocq
  • Jean Michel Juliard
  • Bernard Iung
  • Alec Vahanian
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Abstract

This case describes the use of the MitraClip to treat severe functional MR in an acutely decompensated high-surgical-risk patient.

Keywords

Mitral regurgitation MitraClip Functional mitral regurgitation High surgical risk 

Supplementary material

Video 43.1

TEE four-chamber view showing LV dysfunction and mitral valve morphology. Note the persistence of a coaptation of the leaflets (AVI 2037 kb)

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Video 43.2 TEE four-chamber view. Severe central mitral regurgitation (AVI 935 kb)
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Video 43.3 TEE X-plane view. Reduction of MR severity after clip implantation (AVI 1218 kb)
Video 43.4

TEE four-chamber view. Dramatic reduction of MR after clip release (AVI 3035 kb)

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag London 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dominique Himbert
    • 1
    Email author
  • Eric Brochet
    • 1
  • David Messika-Zeitoun
    • 1
  • Gregory Ducrocq
    • 1
  • Jean Michel Juliard
    • 1
  • Bernard Iung
    • 1
  • Alec Vahanian
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyAP-HP, Bichat HospitalParisFrance

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