Clinical Outcome, Valve Dysfunction, and Progressive Aortic Dilation in a Pediatric Population With Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve

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The aim of this study was to explore the medium-term clinical outcome and the risk of progression of aortic valve disease and aortic dilation in pediatric patients with isolated bicuspid aortic valve (BAV). 179 pediatric patients with isolated BAV were prospectively followed from January 1995 to December 2010. Patients with severe valve dysfunction at… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00246-013-0856-4

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@article{Spaziani2013ClinicalOV, title={Clinical Outcome, Valve Dysfunction, and Progressive Aortic Dilation in a Pediatric Population With Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve}, author={Gaia Spaziani and Piercarlo Ballo and Silvia Favilli and Veronica Fibbi and Lorenzo Buonincontri and I. E. Pollini and Alfredo Zuppiroli and Enrico Chiappa}, journal={Pediatric Cardiology}, year={2013}, volume={35}, pages={803-809} }