Jie Li, Tingju Wei, Donghai Liu, Ning Ma, Hong Luo, Weihua Zhang, Chenhui Qiao, Xin Zhang
OBJECTIVE: To summarize the outcome of tricuspid valve replacement.
METHODS: A total of 28 patients (15 males and 13 females) underwent tricuspid valve replacement from March 2000 to February 2015 in the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University were recruited. Among them, 16 patients were Ebstein's anomaly, 7 had rheumatic valve heart disease, 3 and 2 suffered from infective endocarditis and degenerative tricuspid lesions, respectively.
RESULTS: One patient died of multiple organ failure...
January 2016: Zhong Nan da Xue Xue Bao. Yi Xue Ban, Journal of Central South University. Medical Sciences