mitral commissurotomy


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mitral commissurotomy

[′mī·trəl ‚käm·ə·sə′räd·ə·mē]
(medicine)
Any of several surgical procedures performed to relieve mitral stenosis.
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Evaluation of left ventricular posterior wall movement after open mitral commissurotomy by echocardiogram: with reference to the effect of papilloplasty.
Indications, complications, and short-term clinical outcome of percutaneous transvenous mitral commissurotomy.
Predictors of event-free survival after percutaneous mitral commissurotomy.
Functional results 5 years after successful percutaneous mitral commissurotomy in a series of 528 patients and analysis of predictive factors.
Fifteen years earlier, the patient had been performed closed mitral commissurotomy.
In order to clarify mechanisms of restenosis following percutaneous transluminal mitral commissurotomy, Tsuji et al.