pulmonary valve


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pulmonary valve

[′pu̇l·mə‚ner·ē ′valv]
(anatomy)
A valve consisting of three semilunar cusps situated between the right ventricle and the pulmonary trunk.
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The central point of our investigation was to assess the transatrial and transventricular methods for the primary repair of TOF by anchoring pulmonary valve in children of age range (1-15 years) and assessing their transient results in a tertiary care cardiac health facility.
Infundibulectomy is performed when there is moderate RVOT obstruction in the presence of a normal pulmonary valve annulus.
Clinical outcomes of surgical pulmonary valve replacement after repair of tetralogy of Fallot and potential prognostic value of preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise testing.
Meng et al., "Long-term outcomes after definitive repair for tetralogy of Fallot with preservation of the pulmonary valve annulus," The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol.
Currently, the interventional pulmonary valve products in the global market can only treat patients with special anatomical structure and light illness.
small atrial septal defects, complete atrio-ventricular septal defects, absent pulmonary valve syndrome, coronary artery malformations, patent ductus arteriosus and aorto-pulmonary collaterals5-7.
There is evidence of the tumor growth into the pulmonary artery, particularly the pulmonary trunk (A), the right pulmonary artery (B), and the left pulmonary artery (C); peeling of the pulmonary valve (D).
At day 4, TTE revealed signs of pulmonary hypertension (systolic PAP at 50 mmHg + CVP) and a mass (2x3 cm) located on the pulmonary valve, causing moderate pulmonary valve insufficiency estimated at 1.5/4 (Figure 1).
None of the patients had pulmonary valve gradient and hence this amounts to a fall in Pulmonary Artery Systolic Pressure (PASP).
(2010) reported a high correlation and adequate agreement between TD and transthoracic echocardiography using the VTI method in the pulmonary valve of dogs anesthetized with propofol, emphasizing the need to use accurate equipment and a trained operator to decrease variations and errors.
The TDP child Shakirullah is suffering from Pulmonary Valve Stenosis (Valvular PS) and was in dire need of Rs150, 000 for surgery.

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