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First-in-man treatment of a degenerated mitral surgical valve with the mechanical expanding Lotus™ valve

EuroIntervention 2016;12:515-518 published online ahead of print September 2015. DOI: 10.4244/EIJY15M09_08

1. Division of Cardiology, University Heart Center Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; 2. Division of Cardiac Surgery, University Heart Center Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Percutaneous placement of transcatheter heart valves for treatment of degenerated surgical valves in the aortic and mitral position is an emerging therapy for selected high-risk patients. Here we describe in detail the first

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