Transapical Paravalvular Leak Closure: A Case ReportErdogan Ilkay, Cigdem Koca Tari*, Alper Canbay and Aysel Yagmur
Department of Cardiology, Liv Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
- Corresponding Author:
- Cigdem Koca Tari
Department of Cardiology, Liv Hospital
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Received Date: June 19, 2017; Accepted Date: June 25, 2017; Published Date: June 28, 2017
Citation: Ilkay E, Tari C, Canbay C, Yagmur A (2017) Transapical Paravalvular Leak Closure: A Case Report. Angiol 5:198. doi: 10.4172/2329-9495.1000198
Copyright: © 2017 Ilkay E, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Paravalvular leak (PVL), a serious complication of valve surgery, can be treated with percutanous techniques. In this article we present a case in which successful mitral PVL closure performed via transapical approach.