Role of echocardiography and phonocardiography in diagnosis of mitral paraprosthetic regurgitation 1219 Case Age Onset of Previous operation Factors Tricuspid Systolic Haemolysis Remarks

Twenty-three patients who were symptomatic after mitral valve replacement, and in whom mitral paraprosthetic regurgitation was a possible cause of deterioration, were investigated by cardiac catheterization, phonocardiography, and echocardiography. Severe paraprosthetic regurgitation was present in ii patients and slight regurgitation in 2 patients. Two… CONTINUE READING