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Oct. 20, 2015 | Medscape

Drs Anelechi Anyanwu and David Adams (Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York, NY) write that the investigational prosthetic valve has a complex design, including anchoring mechanisms that prevent the valve from moving during ventricular contraction, because the mitral valve has an "intricate pathoanatomy and lack of a rigid landing zone."

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