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Transapical mitral valve replacement

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Transapical mitral valve replacement
Posted By: Satagius (1457 days ago)

72 years old woman.
Previos anterior MI CABG and mitral repair
Implanted valve: Edwards Sapien XT # 26
was in NYHA class 3-4 with severe mitral regurgitation. She was
discharged in excellent conditions and performed a superbe 6MWT./>Hi Diego. Yes I'm a cardiologist and dispite my name unfortunately I
have non parents in Sardinia. I'm from Milan

Posted By: diego (1457 days ago)

Hi I write in english because we are stuck in an international
platform so to speak . Are you a cardiologist Carlo???? I am so glad
you joined us , it's so nice exchanging infos in here . Even if I have
no experience in cardiac surgery ICU I found reallt exciting the vid
you posted . Keep it up and let's keep on in sharing such stuff and
best regards

Posted By: Emmel (1457 days ago)

Nice case!
What kind of cardial system you have used for mitral
valve replacement (Edwards-system? medtronic Corevalve system?) />What diameter (31 mm?) has this aortic bioprosthesis to fit closely
in mitrale position in a patient with severe LV dysfunction and
dilated LV?
Thanks a lot for this very interesting clinical case!

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Transapical mitral valve replacement with aortic bioprothesis. in patient with severe LV disfunction. Permanent native valve.

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