[Conservative mitral surgery for a tear of the valvular leaflets post-percutaneous mitral commissurotomy].

Abstract

A case of a 32-year-old woman who developed acute mitral insufficiency after percutaneous mitral dilatation is presented. In spite the fact of having torn both leaflets, successful plastic repair of her valve was performed.

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@article{Caralps1993ConservativeMS, title={[Conservative mitral surgery for a tear of the valvular leaflets post-percutaneous mitral commissurotomy].}, author={Josep M Caralps and Jos{\'e} Luis Contreras Montiel and Xavier Ruyra and Jeremy Casas and Francesc Carreras and Joseph M Auge and Xavier Borr{\`a}s}, journal={Revista española de cardiología}, year={1993}, volume={46 6}, pages={389-91} }