Why Do Mitral Valve Repairs Fail? | Mitral Valve Repair Center Skip to main content

Anelechi C. Anyanwu, MD and David H. Adams, MD

Mitral valve repairs, regardless of underlying etiology and the surgical techniques used to effect repair, can fail for 3 reasons: a deficient surgical technique causing immediate failure, a delayed failure of surgical technique, or the progression of native disease.

Page Created: Jan. 03, 2018 Last Updated: Mar. 05, 2018


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