Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction After Transcatheter Mitral Valve-in-Ring Implantation: A Word of Caution

Sameh M. Said, Sorin Pislaru, Kunal D. Kotkar, Charanjit S. Rihal, William J. Mauermann, Hartzell V Schaff, Joseph A. Dearani

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Left ventricular outflow tract obstruction is a well-known, albeit rare, adverse event that can occur after mitral valve replacement. With the current increase in transcatheter valve interventions, new and unique adverse events may be expected to occur. We present a case of severe left ventricular outflow tract obstruction that developed after transcatheter mitral valve implantation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e495-e497
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 2016


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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