percutaneous transvenous mitral commisurotomy


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percutaneous transvenous mitral commisurotomy

PTMC Cardiology A minimally invasive procedure used for mitral valve stenosis; PTMC success is ↑ when coupled with intracardiac echocardiography to guide transseptal catheterization
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