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Bioprosthetic MV Partial Dehiscence

  • Atooshe Rohani
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Part of the Clinical Cases in Cardiology book series (CCC)

Abstract

Another case of paravalvular leakage and partial dehiscence of bioprosthetic mitral valve in a 72-year-old man; three dimensional transesophageal echocardiography is very useful for evaluation of exact location of dehiscence.

Keywords

Paravalvular leakage Bioprosthetic mitral valve Three dimensional echocardiography 

Supplementary material

Movie 17.1

3D construction partial dehiscence between 3–6 o’clock from surgical enface view. (AVI 611 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atooshe Rohani
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  1. 1.Northern Ontario School of MedicineThunder BayCanada

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