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


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.

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Urbanski, P.P., Hirao, S. & Irimie, V. Root repair in patient with huge sinus Valsalva aneurysm and severe aortic regurgitation. Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 68, 530–533 (2020).

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  • Sinus Valsalva aneurysm
  • Valve-sparing
  • Aortic root repair
  • Aortic insufficiency