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You are here: Contents > 2017 > Volume 26 Number 1 January 2017 > AORTIC VALVE DISEASE > Procedural Techniques for the Management of Severe Transvalvular and Paravalvular Aortic Regurgitation During TAVR

Procedural Techniques for the Management of Severe Transvalvular and Paravalvular Aortic Regurgitation During TAVR

Abdulla A. Damluji1,2,4, Carlos E. Alfonso3, Mauricio G. Cohen3

1Beverly and Jerome Fine Cardiac Valve Center, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute, Baltimore, USA
2Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
3Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and the Elaine and Sydney Sussman Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, University of Miami Hospital, Miami, USA
4 Electronic correspondence: Abdulla.Damluji@jhu.edu

Aortic regurgitation (AR) after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is associated with an increased risk of mortality. In severe cases, abrupt hemodynamic changes may occur with a sudden increase in left ventricular end-diastolic pressure that results in frank pulmonary edema, hypoxia, and cardiogenic shock. Here, the case is

 

reported of a patient who developed severe AR immediately after valve deployment that led to severe hemodynamic compromise. The procedural techniques necessary for the immediate management of severe transvalvular and paravalvular AR are described.

The Journal of Heart Valve Disease 2017;26:18-21

 

Procedural Techniques for the Management of Severe Transvalvular and Paravalvular Aortic Regurgitation During TAVR

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