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Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

Left ventricular aneurysmectomy: Left ventricular aneurysmectomy is surgery to remove scarred, dead tissue and/or an aneurysm in the wall of the left ventricle to improve heart muscle function. This procedure may be performed in conjunction with coronary artery bypass and/or mitral valve repair if warranted.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Left ventricular aneurysmectomy:

Non-Surgical Options: Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Left ventricular aneurysmectomy:

Anesthetic Requirements for Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Left ventricular aneurysmectomy may include:

Procedure Complications: Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

Possible surgical complications of Left ventricular aneurysmectomy may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Left ventricular aneurysmectomy

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Left ventricular aneurysmectomy: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Left ventricular aneurysmectomy: Six to eight weeks.

Left ventricular aneurysmectomy: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Left ventricular aneurysmectomy) include:

  • Left ventricular reconstruction

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