alexa Transcatheter coil occlusion of perivalvular mitral leaks associated with severe hemolysis.
Cardiology

Cardiology

Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology

Author(s): Moore JD, Lashus AG, Prieto LR, DrummondWebb J, Latson LA

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Abstract A 6-year-old malnourished child had persisting hemolysis after attempted valve repair and two surgeries for mitral valve replacement due to partial dehiscence of the valve ring. A modified catheter delivery system was utilized to deploy a total of six Gianturco coils. The hemolysis resolved and the patient was doing well 17 months later. The technique may be helpful in other patients with perivalvular mitral leaks. Cathet. Cardiovasc. Intervent. 49:64-67, 2000. Copyright 2000 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
This article was published in Catheter Cardiovasc Interv and referenced in Journal of Clinical & Experimental Cardiology

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