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Modified Konno procedure: surgical management of tunnel-like left ventricular outflow tract stenosis.
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PMID:  23636634     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Left ventricular outflow tract stenosis represents 1-2 % of all congenital anomalies. In particular, tunnel-like left ventricular stenosis which is one type of fixed left ventricular outflow stenosis requires aggressive surgery to reduce the left ventricular outflow gradient. The purpose of the modified Konno procedure is to release fixed left ventricular outflow tract stenosis while preserving the native aortic valve and its function. Although the clinical results of the modified Konno procedure are acceptable, it is necessary to precisely understand this procedure and the anatomy of the left ventricular outflow tract in order to avoid complications.
Yukihiro Takahashi; Yoshikatsu Hanzawa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-5-1
Journal Detail:
Title:  General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1863-6713     ISO Abbreviation:  Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Publication Date:  2013 May 
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Created Date:  2013-5-2     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101303952     Medline TA:  Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Division of Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery, Sakakibara Heart Institute, 3-6-1 Asahi-cho, Fuchushi, Tokyo, 183-0003, Japan,
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