Percutaneous transluminal balloon valvuloplasty for pulmonary valve stenosis

J. S. Kan, R. I. White, Sally E Mitchell, J. H. Anderson, T. J. Gardner

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Abstract

Transluminal balloon valvuloplasty was used to treat congenital pulmonary valve stenosis in 20 patients. Follow-up cardiac catheterization was performed in 11 patients at intervals of from 2 to 12 months after the procedure. Peak systolic pressure gradient across the pulmonic valve decreased from 68 ± 27 to 23 ± 5 mm Hg (p

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)554-560
Number of pages7
JournalCirculation
Volume69
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1984

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Kan, J. S., White, R. I., Mitchell, S. E., Anderson, J. H., & Gardner, T. J. (1984). Percutaneous transluminal balloon valvuloplasty for pulmonary valve stenosis. Circulation, 69(3), 554-560.