A 31-year-old woman developed increasing signs of congestive heart failure 15 years following placement of a mitral Starr-Edwards mechanical valve. A preoperative transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE) demonstrated a large, obstructive valvular thrombus and the patient underwent successful reoperative valve replacement.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis|
|State||Published - 1994|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine