Autograft regurgitation and aortic root dimensions after the Ross procedure: the German Ross Registry experience.


BACKGROUND Autograft regurgitation and root dilatation after the Ross procedure is of major concern. We reviewed data from the German Ross Registry to document the development of autograft regurgitation and root dilatation with time and also to compare 2 different techniques of autograft implantation. METHODS AND RESULTS Between 1990 and 2006 1014… (More)


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