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ONE-POINT ADVICE: Tricuspidization of a Bicuspid Valve

  • Kohei AbeEmail author
  • Kohei Kawazoe
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Abstract

Bicuspid valves are the most commonly seen condition in aortic dysplasia. Among young people, many valvular dysfunctions occur primarily due to an inability of the valve to close properly, and the availability of a long-lasting plasty technique is highly desirable.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cardiovascular CenterSt. Luke’s International HospitalTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Disease CenterKansai Medical University Medical CenterOsakaJapan

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