Atrial septal hematoma: after minimally invasive aortic valve replacement.

@article{Biniwale2010AtrialSH,
  title={Atrial septal hematoma: after minimally invasive aortic valve replacement.},
  author={Reshma M. Biniwale},
  journal={Texas Heart Institute journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={102-5}
}
Interatrial septal hematoma is a very rare complication after mitral valve surgery. Unusually, it is the result of aortic valve disease, including aortic dissection. We report a case wherein interatrial septal hematoma followed minimally invasive aortic valve replacement in a 68-year-old woman. The hematoma was recognized upon intraoperative transesophageal… CONTINUE READING