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Two-patch repair of a bicuspid aortic valve with vegetation on its raphe.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23360715     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the successful repair of a bicuspid aortic valve with vegetation on its thickened raphe by using two pericardial patches. After excising the vegetation and thickened raphe, the first patch was sewn between the remaining leaflets. Another patch was then sewn at the base of the cusp to create sufficient geometrical height for good coaptation. Our two-patch technique may facilitate intraoperative accommodation of the 3-D shape of the new cusp.
Authors:
Takeshi Shimamoto; Tatsuhiko Komiya; Genichi Sakaguchi; Takeshi Maruo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Video-Audio Media     Date:  2013-01-29
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery     Volume:  16     ISSN:  1569-9285     ISO Abbreviation:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Publication Date:  2013 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-04-22     Completed Date:  2013-11-04     Revised Date:  2014-05-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101158399     Medline TA:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  705-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aortic Valve / abnormalities,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Cardiac Surgical Procedures*
Heart Valve Diseases / surgery*,  ultrasonography
Humans
Male
Pericardium / transplantation*
Suture Techniques
Treatment Outcome
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