bicuspidization

bi·cus·pi·di·za·tion

(bī-kŭs'pi-di-zā'shŭn),
Surgical change of a normally tricuspid valve into a functioning bicuspid valve; performed in correction of tricuspid valvar disease.
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Suture bicuspidization of the tricuspid valve versus ring annuloplasty for repair of functional tricuspid regurgitation: midterm results of 237 consecutive patients.