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Mitral valve repair surgery

Mitral valve repair surgery

Mitral valve repair surgery: Mitral valve repair surgery involves repairing a damaged or malfunctioning mitral valve, which lies between the left atrium and left ventricle, to make the valve open and close properly.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Mitral valve repair surgery

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Mitral valve repair surgery:

  • Congenital valve disorder
  • Heart valve disease (e.g. valve stenosis)
  • Myxomatous valve disease (of the mitral valve)
  • Damaged valve due to bacterial infection
  • Damaged valve due to rheumatic fever

Anesthetic Requirements for Mitral valve repair surgery

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Mitral valve repair surgery may include:

Procedure Complications: Mitral valve repair surgery

Possible surgical complications of Mitral valve repair surgery may include:

Mitral valve repair surgery: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Mitral valve repair surgery: Six to eight weeks.

Mitral valve repair surgery: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Mitral valve repair surgery) include:

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