Aortic valve replacement after a Bentall procedure

Thomas G. Sharp, Stephen Sawada, Colin Bailey

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Porcine valve failure after a Bentall procedure presents a particularly challenging situation for cardiothoracic surgeons. We describe a patient who was initially turned down for operative intervention because of the excessive operative risk involved, but who subsequently underwent successful valve replacement without removal of the aortic conduit.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1747-1748
Number of pages2
JournalThe Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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