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20 Year Old #27 Carpentier - Edwards Perimount Valve - Moderate To Severe Regurgitation - Options? 71 Years Old.

20 Year Old #27 Carpentier - Edwards Perimount Valve - Moderate To Severe Regurgitation - Options? 71 Years Old.

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

TAVR is possible. High risk of stroke. Also 7 inch dacron aortic root. I wonder if I can get 25 years out of this one. Hard to get something fixed when it is not noticeably broken,

posted about 2 months ago
A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I would think a repair or replacement would help but I would talk it over with a cardiologist first and do some research. Just a suggestion.

posted about 2 months ago
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