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Title: Left ventricular false aneurysm complicating mitral valve repair.
Authors: Chan, R;Lubicz, S;Oliver, L;Calafiore, Paul
Affiliation: Department of Cardiology, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
Issue Date: 1-Jul-1993
Citation: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 56(1): 175-6
Abstract: Left ventricular false aneurysm is a rare complication of mitral valve replacement or myocardial infarction. A case of left ventricular false aneurysm complicating mitral valve repair is presented. The patient was clinically asymptomatic, and the diagnosis was made on postoperative transesophageal echocardiography. The patient subsequently underwent successful mitral valve replacement and false aneurysm repair.
Internal ID Number: 8328857
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Aged
Aneurysm, False.etiology.ultrasonography
Heart Aneurysm.etiology.ultrasonography
Postoperative Complications
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