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Bicuspid Aortic Valve Repair Surgery Video

video by Lars Svensson, MD, PhD

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(video length - approx. 5 minutes)

Dr. Svensson discusses bicuspid aortic valve repair surgery.

  • Two percent of the population are affected by bicuspid aortic valve.
  • Repairing a valve in a young patient is a good option
  • This video shows the steps to repairing a bicuspid aortic valve in a patient who also has an aneurysm, utilizing a minimally invasive approach.

Please note - actual heart surgery is presented. Content may be graphic for some viewers.

* Correct measurement and calculations should only be done by a trained cardiologist or cardiovascular surgeon

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If you do not find what you are looking for about aortic valve disease or heart surgery, contact us , chat online, or call the Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute Resource & Information Nurse at 216.445.9288 or toll-free at 866.289.6911. We would be happy to help you.

Reviewed: 2/09

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