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.
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Translations

val·vu·lo·plas·ty

n. valvuloplastia, operación plástica de una válvula.
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valvuloplasty

n (pl -ties) valvuloplastia
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Among the cases dealt with by the medical team were atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defects, patent ductus arteriosus, aortic and pulmonary stenosis balloon valvuloplasty, right-side and left-side catheters, diagnostic catheterisations, pre- and during-procedure echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, defibrillation, and coronary stents.
Simpler tests to complex cardiac treatments, all are available under one roof like Angiography, Angioplasty, Pacemakers, right and left heart Catheterization, Intravascular Ultrasound, Balloon Valvuloplasty, Nuclear Imaging, Echocardiography, Pericardiocentasis etc.
Evaluation of the long-term effect of percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty on right ventricular function using tissue Doppler imaging in patients with mitral stenosis.
Six neonates for critical aortic and pulmonary stenosis underwent successfully balloon valvuloplasty. Four patients with TGA intact septum had successful balloon atrial septostomy.
* Balloon valvuloplasty In this minimally invasive ("keyhole surgery") procedure, a catheter with an inflatable balloon at the tip is inserted into the femoral artery in the groin, and guided into the heart.
Perkutan mitral balon valvuloplastinin kisa donem sonuclari: Acute results of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty. Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars - Arch Turk Soc Cardiol 2011; 39:137-42.
Balloon valvuloplasty was performed using a 5 mm x 2 cm Tyshak II balloon.
What Sylvester needed was cardio balloon valvuloplasty surgery to open up a stiff tight valve in his heart that was causing him chest pain, trouble breathing and suffocation, palpitations as well as a host of other health-related problems.
Surgical and percutaneous trans-catheter therapies with balloon valvuloplasty and septal closure using an Amplatzer closure device have proven to be beneficial.4 Herein, we report a similar case of an adult male who was diagnosed with Lutembacher Syndrome based on relevant clinical findings and investigations.
The procedures included patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure, stenting, balloon valvuloplasty, heart arrhythmia treatment and cardiac cauterisation.