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Timing for Second Procedures after Surgical Relief of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction in Infants and Children

  • A. C. Yankah
  • D. Regensburger
  • P. E. Lange
  • A. Bernhard
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Abstract

The optimal time and hemodynamic criteria [2] for identifying pediatric and adult patients for a second procedure for recurrent aortic stenosis and insufficiency, years after successful valvotomy in infancy and childhood, are not yet well defined.

Keywords

Aortic Regurgitation Aortic Valve Stenosis Leave Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction Nonsurgical Group Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. C. Yankah
  • D. Regensburger
  • P. E. Lange
  • A. Bernhard

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