How should I treat a patient with symptomatic severe aortic stenosis and a 23 mm aortic annulus who is referred for transcatheter aortic valve replacement using the CoreValve prosthesis?

Brian S. Ko, Paul R. Antonis, Ian T. Meredith

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BACKGROUND: An 89-year-old lady with severe aortic stenosis and NYHA Class III heart failure was referred for consideration of transcatheter aortic valve replacement. INVESTIGATION: TTE, TOE, MDCT, left and right heart catheterisation, peripheral angiography, aortography. DIAGNOSIS: Severe calcific aortic stenosis with 23 mm aortic annulus. TREATMENT: Transcatheter aortic valve replacement using CoreValve device.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2013


  • Aortic stenosis
  • CoreValve prosthesis
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement

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