Valvulotomy for Mitral Stenosis


SIR LAUDER BRUNTON (1902) suggested that the only proper and logical approach to the problem of mitral stenosis was "to lengthen the slit." This suggestion has now been carried into effect. Allen and Graham (1922) and Pribram (1926) published single unsuccessful cases. Souttar (1925) described a case which survived the operation and was said to have been… (More)

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