The Official Journal of EuroPCR and the European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (EAPCI)

Intravascular ultrasound guidance for intentional fracture of failed bioprosthetic valve frame prior to valve-in-valve transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement

DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00427

1. National Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland, Poland
2. Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland, Departmen of Coronary and Structural Heart Diseases, Warsaw, Department of Coronary and Structural Heart Diseas, Poland
3. Cardiovascular Research Foundation, NY, USA
Disclaimer:

As a public service to our readership, this article - peer reviewed by the Editors of EuroIntervention - has been published immediately upon acceptance as it was received. The content of this article is the sole responsibility of the authors, and not that of the journal or its publishers.

Please note that supplementary movies are not available online at this stage. Once a paper is published in its edited and formatted form, it will be accompanied online by any supplementary movies.

To read the full content of this article, please log in to download the PDF.

A 28-year-old male with Tetralogy of Fallot underwent total correction at the age of five with transannular patch of the pulmonary valve and 15 years later had an Ø23mm Edwards Magna bioprosthesis (Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA) inserted at the pulmonary position due to pulmonary valve insufficiency. He was scheduled for valve-in-valve transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement (TPVR) due to symptomatic bioprosthesis dysfunction (insufficiency and stenosis). 

Sign in to read and download the full article

Forgot your password?
No account yet? Sign up for free!
Create my pcr account

Join us for free and access thousands of articles from EuroIntervention, as well as presentations, videos, cases from PCRonline.com

Read next article

Transaxillary compared with transcarotid access for TAVR: a propensity-matched comparison from a French multicenter registry

Latest news