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Modified Technique of BMV for Severe Submitral Stenosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21891812     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a case where difficulty was encountered during balloon mitral valvotomy (BMV) because of severe submitral stenosis. As the orifice was 0.4 cm² at submitral level the BMV balloon catheter could not enter the left ventricle. We used a modified technique of liberating the submitral apparatus that facilitated successful BMV.
Authors:
Manjunath C Nanjappa; Prabhavathi Bhat; Arunkumar Panneerselvam
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of invasive cardiology     Volume:  23     ISSN:  1557-2501     ISO Abbreviation:  J Invasive Cardiol     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-05     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8917477     Medline TA:  J Invasive Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  387-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences & Research, Jaya Nagar 9th Block, BG Road, Bangalore 560069, India. drparun1976@gmail.com.
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