Repair of Rheumatic Tricuspid Valve Stenosis with Autologous Pericardium

Authors

  • Ali Kemal Gür
  • Özgür Gürsu
  • Helin El
  • Esra Eker
  • Mustafa Etli

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20121139

Abstract

The aim of the present study was to describe a successful method for treating rheumatic tricuspid valve stenosis with autologous pericardium, commissurotomy, and a Kalangos ring without replacing the tricuspid valve.

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Published

2013-08-19

How to Cite

Gür, A. K., Gürsu, Özgür, El, H., Eker, E., & Etli, M. (2013). Repair of Rheumatic Tricuspid Valve Stenosis with Autologous Pericardium. The Heart Surgery Forum, 16(4), E187-E189. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20121139

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