Case Report September 2014 AEMED

Late posttraumatic tricuspid valve insufficiency repaired by artificial cordae

We report the case of a 45-year-old female who was referred to our clinic with dyspnea and palpitation. We learned from patient history that she had sustained a car accident 15 years ago. Transthoracic echocardiography revealed rupture of anterior tricuspid leaflet and prolapse of mitral valve causing severe tricuspid and moderate mitral valve regurgitation. Mitral valve was repaired with artificial…

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  • Recieved 13.09.2014
  • Accepted 17.09.2014
  • Published Online 17.09.2014
  • Printed 01.09.2014
  • DOI 10.4328/AEMED.36
  • Author Kemal Korkmaz, Serhat Genc, Ali Baran Budak, Hikmet Selcuk Gedik, Kerim Cagli
  • Identifier J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 26-8
  • Index Page 26-28
  • How to Cite Kemal Korkmaz, Serhat Genc, Ali Baran Budak, Hikmet Selcuk Gedik, Kerim Cagli . Late posttraumatic tricuspid valve insufficiency repaired by artificial cordae. J Ann Eu Med 2014;2(3): 26-8
  • Running Title Posttraumatic tricuspid valve insufficiency repaired by artificial cordae
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