Clinical Research in Cardiology

, Volume 101, Issue 10, pp 847–849

Mitral valve with three orifices after percutaneous repair with the MitraClip system: the triple-orifice technique

  • L. Paranskaya
  • S. Kische
  • I. Bozdag-Turan
  • C. Nienaber
  • H. Ince
Letter to the Editors

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Paranskaya
    • 1
  • S. Kische
    • 1
  • I. Bozdag-Turan
    • 1
  • C. Nienaber
    • 1
  • H. Ince
    • 1
  1. 1.Heart Center RostockUniversity Hospital RostockRostockGermany

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