Prevalence and predictors of neoaortic regurgitation after arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries.

@article{Formigari2003PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of neoaortic regurgitation after arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries.},
  author={Roberto Formigari and Alessandra Toscano and Alessandro Giardini and Gaetano Gargiulo and Roberto Michele Di Donato and Fernando Maria Picchio and Luciano Pasquini},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={126 6},
  pages={1753-9}
}
BACKGROUND The fate of the native pulmonary valve after arterial switch operation is still unknown and may become a cause for a secondary aortic valve operation during adult life. We evaluated the prevalence and predictive factors associated with neoaortic valvular regurgitation by a retrospective study of children who underwent arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries. METHODS The onset of neoaortic valvular regurgitation was correlated with demographic data, cardiac… CONTINUE READING
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