A case of successful treatment of traumatic partial subluxation of a previously normal aortic valve is presented. A review of pertinent literature is made. Emphasis is placed on early recognition of the ruptured valve and its surgical correction by prosthetic replacement.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1974|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine