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Cardiac autotransplantation for aortic and mitral valve replacement in a patient with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20118047     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Adequate exposure is a prerequisite for open valve surgery. The mitral valve can rarely be very challenging to expose. We describe a redo double valve replacement in a patient with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis in whom exposure of the mitral valve was achieved with cardiac autotransplantation.
Aristotelis Panos; Fotis Milas; Spyros Kalakonas; Patrick O Myers
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hellenic journal of cardiology : HJC = Hellēnikē kardiologikē epitheōrēsē     Volume:  51     ISSN:  2241-5955     ISO Abbreviation:  Hellenic J Cardiol     Publication Date:    2010 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-01     Completed Date:  2010-05-13     Revised Date:  2013-08-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101257381     Medline TA:  Hellenic J Cardiol     Country:  Greece    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  64-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, Hygeia Hospital, Athens, Greece.
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MeSH Terms
Aortic Valve / surgery*
Aortic Valve Insufficiency / surgery*
Middle Aged
Mitral Valve / surgery*
Mitral Valve Stenosis / surgery*
Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy / complications*
Transplantation, Autologous
Treatment Outcome

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