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Successful preterm delivery in a patient with severe mitral stenosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17053369     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present the case of a 36-year-old woman who was diagnosed with severe mitral stenosis in the 30th week of a pregnancy that was complicated by complete placenta previa and placenta percreta. With medical management, she successfully carried the pregnancy to fetal viability and was delivered by cesarean section before undergoing percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty.
Authors:
Christopher Sakal; Amgad N Makaryus; Stacey E Rosen; Sandeep Jauhar
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiology in review     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1538-4683     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiol Rev     Publication Date:    2006 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-10-20     Completed Date:  2006-11-09     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9304686     Medline TA:  Cardiol Rev     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e24-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York. 11040, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Balloon Dilatation
Cesarean Section*
Echocardiography
Female
Fetal Viability
Gestational Age*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Mitral Valve Stenosis / physiopathology*,  therapy,  ultrasonography
Placenta Accreta
Placenta Previa
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications, Cardiovascular / physiopathology*,  ultrasonography

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