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    How many years does a mitral valve repair last?

    How Long Will Mitral Valve Repair Last? Most people will not need a follow up operation after mitral valve repair. 95% of patients are free of reoperation at 10 years, and this statistic is similar at 20 years. An echocardiogram is suggested yearly to assess valve function. In the same way, Who is eligible for […] More

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    What are signs of a leaky heart valve?

    What Are the Symptoms of a Leaky Valve? Shortness of breath. Heart palpitations. Swelling in the ankles, feet or abdomen. Weakness. Dizziness. Rapid weight gain. Chest discomfort. In the same way, Can you live a long life with a leaky heart valve? If the condition remains untreated, you may lose your life in the next […] More

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    What is Tavr procedure?

    Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a procedure that replaces a diseased aortic valve with a man-made valve. Aortic valve replacement can also be performed with open-heart surgery; this procedure is surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR). In the same way, What does TMVR stand for? Transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) is used to treat valve […] More