Lillehei, Clarence Walton

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Clarence Walton, U.S. surgeon, 1918-1999.
Lillehei-Nakib toroidal valve - mechanical heart valve usually used to replace the mitral valve.
Lillehei-DeWall oxygenator - oxygenator for use during open-heart surgery. Synonym(s): helix oxygenator
Lillehei-Kalke bileaflet valve - prosthetic heart valve that was the precursor to the St. Jude valve.
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