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).
One developed endocarditis, then underwent balloon aortic valvuloplasty and aortic valve replacement with a mechanical valve 4 months into pregnancy, with subsequent vaginal delivery at 38 weeks.
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.
MANTA closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), ventricular assist (VAD), and balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV).
Key Products Endovascular Biopsy Devices Valvuloplasty Devices Peripheral Angioplasty Catheters Drug-coated PTA Balloons Vena Cava Filters Peripheral Vascular Stents and Stent Grafts Grafts Dialysis Access Grafts Peripheral Vascular Grafts Total Net Sales 28% Note: Table made from pie chart.
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.
Dr Radhakrishnan is a pioneer in Ballon Dilation of the Atrial Septum and Mitral Ballon Valvuloplasty in children.
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.