Simultaneous Transfemoral Mitral and Tricuspid Valve in Ring Implantation: First Case Report with Edwards Sapien 3 Valve

Faheemullah Beg, Razvan T. Dadu, Michael J. Reardon, Stephen H. Little, Neal S. Kleiman, Colin M. Barker

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Abstract

Patients with advanced valvular disease may be at high or prohibitive risk for surgical management. We describe a patient with previous mitral and tricuspid valve repair and recurrent admissions for New York Heart Association Class IV heart failure symptoms due to severe mitral stenosis and severe tricuspid regurgitation. Due to her comorbidities and two previous sternotomies, the patient was at high risk for surgery. We performed a simultaneous transfemoral mitral and tricuspid valve-in-ring implantation. This is the first report of its kind using a Sapien 3 valve (Edwards Lifesciences).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)149-151
Number of pages3
JournalMethodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal
Volume15
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2019

Keywords

  • LDL-C–lowering
  • bioprosthesis
  • intervention
  • percutaneous
  • transcatheter
  • valve insufficiency

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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