Subvalvar aortic stenosis: timing of operation.

  title={Subvalvar aortic stenosis: timing of operation.},
  author={Emory Charles Douville and Robert M. Sade and Fred A. Crawford and Henry B Wiles},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={29-33; discussion 33-4}
Subvalvar aortic stenosis can be associated with progressive left ventricular outflow tract obstruction, aortic insufficiency, and infective endocarditis. We reviewed the records of 36 surgical patients who underwent 39 operations for subaortic stenosis. Seventeen patients had associated congenital cardiac anomalies. One perioperative death occurred in a… CONTINUE READING