3D Transesophageal Echo-Guided MitraClip Treatment of P3 Mitral Valve Prolapse
This case highlights the use of 3D transesophageal echo imaging to guide the placement of a MitraClip for treatment of P3 prolapse. In such cases, the usual 2D views may not adequately allow for assessment of clip perpendicularity. Real-time 3D imaging allows for assessment of perpendicularity and should be used in cases with either very medial (A3/P3) or lateral (A1/P1) prolapse.
KeywordsMitral regurgitation MitraClip Three-dimensional Mitral valve prolapse
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