Balloon valvuloplasty for critical pulmonary valve stenosis in a premature infant

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Abstract

Successful balloon valvuloplasty for critical pulmonary valve stenosis is described in an 800-g infant. A modified catheter was required to cross the valve in the smallest child known to undergo this procedure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)519-522
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Cardiology
Volume22
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 22 2001

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Keywords

  • Balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty
  • Critical pulmonary valve stenosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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