ONE-POINT ADVICE: The Significance of Performing Aortic Valvuloplasty in Young Patients

  • Masafumi Yashima
  • Hirokuni AraiEmail author


This chapter discusses the characteristics and problems of aortic valve replacement in young patients and the advantages and disadvantages of aortic valvuloplasty, focusing on young patients who have completed their physical growth.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Graduate School of MedicineTokyo Medical and Dental UniversityTokyoJapan

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