[Severe acute cardiac failure caused by the combination of the aortic stenosis and sudden onset of the mitral chordae rupture].

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The patient, who had an aortic stenosis, suddenly complicated with severe acute cardiac failure. The rupture of the mitral chordae tendineae was detected by the echocardiogram. Double replacements (aortic and mitral) were done immediately after the onset of chordae rupture. This condition, combination of aortic stenosis and sudden onset of chordae rupture… (More)

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@article{Tanaka1997SevereAC, title={[Severe acute cardiac failure caused by the combination of the aortic stenosis and sudden onset of the mitral chordae rupture].}, author={K. Tanaka and Toru Sasaki and Shiro Higashi and Ken Hashimoto and Katsuhisa Onoguchi and Ichiro Aoki and Shinobu Takeuchi and Toshiyuki Arai}, journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery}, year={1997}, volume={50 9}, pages={781-4} }