Mitral valve replacement six years after cardiac transplantation

Jack G. Copeland, Luis J. Rosado, Gulshan Sethi, Casey Huston, Richard W. Lee

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A 33-year-old man found to have increasing mitral regurgitation and decreasing exercise tolerance 6 years after cardiac transplantation received a mitral bioprosthesis. For 8 months he has been without complications from the valve replacement and is clinically and hemodynamically considerably improved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1014-1016
Number of pages3
JournalThe Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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Copeland, J. G., Rosado, L. J., Sethi, G., Huston, C., & Lee, R. W. (1991). Mitral valve replacement six years after cardiac transplantation. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 51(6), 1014-1016.