valvuloplasty

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val·vu·lo·plas·ty

 (văl′vyə-lə-plăs′tē)
n. pl. val·vu·lo·plas·ties
Plastic surgery to repair a valve, especially a heart valve.
Translations

val·vu·lo·plas·ty

n. valvuloplastia, operación plástica de una válvula.

valvuloplasty

n (pl -ties) valvuloplastia
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Besides TAVI and EVAR, other interventional procedures that require large bore access also include Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR), Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR), Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty (PBV), and Percutaneous Ventricular Assist Device (pVAD).
A 67-year-old man was referred for evaluation for possible percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty because of stenosis of a bioprosthesis in the tricuspid valve position.
Severe valve narrowing is treated by a procedure known as balloon valvuloplasty.
7% were not from Gauteng, and 51% of these had severe RHD, defined as requiring surgery or balloon valvuloplasty.
He has performed over 300 pulmonary balloon valvuloplasty procedures in the last two decades.
He started the procedure of Balloon dilation of the Atrial Septum and Mitral Balloon Valvuloplasty for the first time in the world at AIIMS, New Delhi.
Another striking feature was that the valve operated early in the deployment process, providing us some comfort and time to consider the valve position, as well as the immediate and almost complete obliteration of aortic regurgitation even in patients who had moderately severe aortic regurgitation after balloon valvuloplasty.
Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty of the mitral valve should be considered when medical management is unsuccessful.
The procedure, known as balloon valvuloplasty, was first done in 1979 in children with congenital valve disease; its more recent application to adults represents a significant broadening of its horizons.
com ) announced today that its CE-marked TRUE Dilatation[TM] Balloon Valvuloplasty Catheter has received FDA clearance.
Supply and angioplasty balloon valvuloplasty bound for Health Care Management Foundation of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.