An Option for Concomitant Management of Moderate Marfan Root Aneurysm at the Time of Mitral Valve Repair: A Role for Personalized External Aortic Root Support

Umberto Benedetto, Xu Yu Jin, Elaine Hill, Tom Treasure, Mario Petrou

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Abstract

Two patients had mitral valve repair for severe regurgitation in the presence of a Marfan aortic root aneurysm. Concomitant personalized external aortic root support was used at the same operation to halt aneurysm progression and to correct mild aortic regurgitation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e499-e501
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume102
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 12 Nov 2016

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