Paravalvular regurgitation: A rare complication following valve replacement surgery

Arshad M. Safi, Tak Kwan, Ernest Afflu, Ahmad Al Kamme, Louis Salciccioli

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Abstract

Paravalvular regurgitation is an uncommon but important complication, usually following valve replacement surgery. Early recognition and management are important for reoperations are associated with high morbidity and mortality rates. Presently, little data are available on this topic. The authors review the subject.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)479-487
Number of pages9
JournalAngiology
Volume51
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2000
Externally publishedYes

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