Experimental right ventricle to pulmonary artery discontinuity: outcome of polyurethane valved conduits.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The ideal substitute for the treatment of ventricle-pulmonary artery discontinuity remains a topic of controversy, because of calcifications and degeneration of biologic substitutes leading to subsequent reoperations. Because polyurethane valves used in ventricular assist devices show a satisfactory biocompatibility, the aim of this study was to… (More)

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