Root repair in patient with huge sinus Valsalva aneurysm and severe aortic regurgitation

  • Paul P. UrbanskiEmail author
  • Shingo Hirao
  • Vadim Irimie
Case Report


Anatomical aortic root restoration in a patient with a giant aneurysm of the right Sinus of Valsalva accompanied by severe AI and compression of the right-ventricular outflow is described and the entire case series (5) is reported.


Sinus Valsalva aneurysm Valve-sparing Aortic root repair Aortic insufficiency 


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Conflict of interest

All authors have nothing to disclose with regard to commercial support.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Clinic Bad NeustadtCardiovascular Clinic Bad NeustadtBad NeustadtGermany
  2. 2.Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Graduate School of MedicineKyoto UniversityKyotoJapan

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