bioprosthetic


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bioprosthetic

adjective Referring to a bioprosthesis or bioprosthetic material.
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Transcatheter mitral valve replacement for degenerated bioprosthetic valves and failed annuloplasty rings.
X-rays and ultrasound, the catheter is then sent to the diseased aortic valve and once in the position, the bioprosthetic valve is deployed.
Bioprosthetic valves are made from animal tissue and are referred to as xenograft, whereas human tissue from a donated heart is known as an allograft or homograft.
Our patient presented with stenosis and insufficiency of his bioprosthetic aortic valve with an acquired Gerbode-type VSD.
Transcatheter heart valve replacement is a relatively non-invasive procedure to repair the damaged heart valves with bioprosthetic valves for treatment of valvular heart disease namely aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation among geriatric population.
There are two types of prosthetic valves: mechanical valves and bioprosthetic (tissue) valves.
Nowadays, if you are afraid of a mechanical valve, you can put in a bioprosthetic one, although I know that's considered controversial.
Tendyne's Bioprosthetic Mitral Valve System is an investigational device and not currently available for sale.
There was a history of peripheral arterial disease, and the patient had received a bioprosthetic heart implant 4 years prior.
longbeachae endocarditis developed 6 months after a bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement (13).
Bioprosthetic mitral valve thrombosis: clinical profile, Transesophageal echocardiographic features, and follow-up after anticoagulant therapy.
In this procedure, called valve-in-valve TAVR, a new valve is inserted inside a failed bioprosthetic valve.