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Prevention of Prosthetic Disc Immobilization by Prolapsed Sutures
07 May 2008 (online)
Disc immobilization by prolapsed sutures is a rare but potential risk after prosthetic heart valve replacement.
We present here a simple technical modification used during prosthetic valve insertion, which can prevent the occurrence of such a complication.
Disc immobilization - Prosthetic heart valve replacement