Fibrotic aortic stenosis in a patient with dwarfism

Wen Ying Huang, Navin C. Nanda, Andrew Miller, Srinivasa Reddy Aaluri, David C. McGiffin, Vishnu Reddy, Dilek Yesilbursa, Radhika J. Kottakota

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In this report, we present an adult patient with dwarfism who had severe aortic stenosis with markedly thickened fibrotic valve leaflets without calcification. These findings were well demonstrated by both two- and three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography and confirmed at surgery and by pathological examination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)701-704
Number of pages4
JournalEchocardiography-A Journal of Cardiovascular Ultrasound and Allied Techniques
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000
Externally publishedYes


  • Dwarfism
  • Fibrotic aortic stenosis
  • Transesophageal echocardiography

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