Prosthesis-patient mismatch | definition of prosthesis-patient mismatch by Medical dictionary
patient-prosthesis mismatch (redirected from prosthesis-patient mismatch)
patient-prosthesis mismatch, prosthesis-patient mismatch, prosthesis mismatch
Insertion of an inappropriately sized prosthesis in a patient in need of organ repair.
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1] Prosthesis-patient mismatch
occurs when the size of the valve's flow area is too small in relation to the patient's body size.
The impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch
on long-term survival after aortic valve replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 34 observational studies comprising 27 186 patients with 133 141 patient-years.