[Contrast echocardiography in the diagnosis of tricuspid insufficiency. Evaluation before and after cardiosurgical intervention in 24 patients].

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26 patients (pts) (8 males and 18 females), mean age 50 +/- 9 years, with rheumatic valve (MV) disease, candidates to MV replacement, were examined by contrast echocardiography (CE) before and after surgery. This was done in order to assess pre and postoperatively the presence of associated tricuspid regurgitation (TR) and to evaluate the short and long… (More)

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@article{Corallo1986ContrastEI, title={[Contrast echocardiography in the diagnosis of tricuspid insufficiency. Evaluation before and after cardiosurgical intervention in 24 patients].}, author={Sandro Corallo and P Pundar{\`o} and Maria R Mutinelli and Gianpaolo Broso and M Castelfranco and Augusto Morandi and C Santoli}, journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia}, year={1986}, volume={16 3}, pages={213-23} }