Tricuspid Regurgitation

  • Narain Moorjani
  • Bushra S. Rana
  • Francis C. Wells


A 74 year-old gentleman presented with a progressive history of increasing exertional dyspnoea, associated with peripheral oedema. He had no previous history of rheumatic fever or infective endocarditis. Clinical examination revealed a pan-systolic murmur audible over the apex and at the left sternal edge. Coronary angiography demonstrated no obstructive coronary artery disease.


Tricuspid regurgitation Functional regurgitation Ring annuloplasty De Vega suture annuloplasty Edge-to-edge repair Leaflet extension Chordal replacement Atrioventricular node 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Narain Moorjani
    • 1
  • Bushra S. Rana
    • 2
  • Francis C. Wells
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cardiothoracic SurgeryRoyal Papworth HospitalCambridgeUK
  2. 2.Department of CardiologyRoyal Papworth HospitalCambridgeUK

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