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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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.
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).
Other options to treat valve narrowing include medication for the symptoms (though they don't stop the progression of the disease) or balloon aortic valvuloplasty, in which a balloon is inserted into the aortic valve through a catheter that temporarily enlarges the valve opening but is temporary.
A less invasive means is percutaneous aortic valvuloplasty, but this has a limited and usually only a temporary effect.
It involves a balloon aortic valvuloplasty followed by placement of an artificial valve over the native aortic valve.
We studied a 25-year-old man with a pierced tongue, who arrived at Memorial Health University Medical Center with fever, chills, rigors, and shortness of breath of 6 days' duration and had an aortic valvuloplasty for correction of congenital aortic stenosis.
Loma Vista Medical is a venture capital-funded medical device company dedicated to developing the world's highest performing balloons for Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty (BAV) and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI).
MANTA closes femoral arterial punctures made during cardiac catheterization procedures such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV), and the endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).
MANTA 14F devices were successfully deployed in 4 patients, achieving immediate or rapid hemostasis following 14F balloon aortic valvuloplasty cases with excellent clinical, angiographic and hemodynamic (Duplex Ultrasound) results.
The Embrella Embolic Deflector[TM] System has been used successfully in index procedures such as Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty (BAV) and also TAVI procedures using both the Edwards Lifesciences and the Medtronic implants.
Stand-alone balloon aortic valvuloplasty and pre-dilatation during transcatheter aortic valve replacement procedures have been limited today by the use of dated, conventional balloon technologies," said, Mark Ungs, CEO of InterValve, Inc.