Incidence and echocardiographic features of congenital unicuspid aortic valve in an adult population.

@article{Novaro2003IncidenceAE,
  title={Incidence and echocardiographic features of congenital unicuspid aortic valve in an adult population.},
  author={Gian M. Novaro and Micky Mishra and Brian P. Griffin},
  journal={The Journal of heart valve disease},
  year={2003},
  volume={12 6},
  pages={674-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM OF THE STUDY Although well described in pediatric populations, series of congenital unicuspid aortic valves in adults are limited and mainly arise from surgical reports. Also, the incidence of this rare congenital anomaly has never been estimated in an adult echocardiographic population. METHODS Between January 1990 and May 2002, the authors' echocardiographic database was systematically reviewed to identify adult patients with congenital unicuspid aortic valve… CONTINUE READING

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