Predictive Value of Pre-Operative 2D and 3D Transthoracic Echocardiography in Patients Undergoing Mitral Valve Repair: Long Term Follow Up of Mitral Valve Regurgitation Recurrence and Heart Chamber Remodeling

J Cardiovasc Dev Dis

28 October Oct 2020 one month ago
  • Tamborini G, Mantegazza V, Penso M, Muratori M, Fusini L, Ali SG, Cefalù C, Italiano G, Volpato V, Gripari P, Caiani EG, Zanobini M, Pepi M

The "ideal" management of asymptomatic severe mitral regurgitation (MR) in valve prolapse (MVP) is still debated. The aims of this study were to identify pre-operatory parameters predictive of residual MR and of early and long-term favorable remodeling after MVP repair.

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Tamborini G, Mantegazza V, Penso M, Muratori M, Fusini L, Ali SG, Cefalù C, Italiano G, Volpato V, Gripari P, Caiani EG, Zanobini M, Pepi M. Predictive Value of Pre-Operative 2D and 3D Transthoracic Echocardiography in Patients Undergoing Mitral Valve Repair: Long Term Follow Up of Mitral Valve Regurgitation Recurrence and Heart Chamber Remodeling. J Cardiovasc Dev Dis 2020 Oct 20;7(4):E46. doi: 10.3390/jcdd7040046.

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