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Long term outcome of balloon mitral commissurotomy during pregnancy: a prospective physical and mental evaluation of babies

EuroIntervention 2006;2:302-309 - DOI10.4244/EIJV2I3A55.

1. Cardiology Department. Fattouma Bourguiba University Hospital, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia; 2. Psychology department, Human Sciences University, 1000 Tunis, Tunisia.

Aim: The immediate and long-term results of balloon mitral commissurotomy (BMC) during pregnancy were evaluated in patients and in their babies looking for radiation side effects.

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