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Percutaneous Closure of Recurrent Post Infarction Ventricular Septal Rupture Following Patch Repair Using A Newly Designed Custom-Made Device
  • Eustaquio Onorato,
  • Desislava Petrova,
  • Peter Uzov
Eustaquio Onorato
Centro Cardiologico Monzino
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Desislava Petrova
Bulgaria Heart and Brain Center, Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Pleven
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Peter Uzov
Bulgaria Heart and Brain Center
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Abstract

Here, we describe a successful catheter-based closure of a recurrent post-infarction VSR using a new custom-made device in a 50-year-old man who had previously undergone emergency surgical repair for acute PIVSR with bovine pericardial patch, coronary artery bypass grafting and mitral valve replacement with mechanical prosthesis.