Congenital Heart Disease : The Catheterization Manual Paperback / softback
Edited by Lisa Bergersen, Susan Foerster, Audrey C. Marshall, Jeffery Meadows
Procedure and Techniques The aortic valve in these patients is most often The dilation can be approached from either a myxomatous and bicuspid with a single, fused retrograde or antegrade direction.
Remember commissure and an eccentrically placed orifice, that critical AS is a case of millimeters-so you or unicuspid (dome-shaped).
The valve annulus need to be meticulous. may be small for age, but there is evidence that following dilation even quite small annuli may grow to a normal or near normal dimension (1).
Retrograde Approach Myxomatous valves may mature, as Myxo- tous pulmonary valves. Because there is a spec- This is the more common approach at Children's trum to left-sided obstructive lesions, often the Hospital Boston since the production of l- first decision in many of these patients is whether profile balloons.
Often the umbilical artery and they should have a valvotomy or a staged o- vein already have been cannulated, and may be ventricle repair.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 200 pages, 10 Tables, black and white; 19 Illustrations, color; 100 Illustrations, black and white;
- Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
- Publication Date: 01/09/2008
- Category: Medical equipment & techniques
- ISBN: 9780387772912