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CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 83-85

Unusual presentation of isolated tricuspid valve disease


Department of Cardio-Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, S.M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

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Mohit Sharma
Department of Cardio-Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, S.M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2321-449x.140232

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Here we present a case 20 year old boy with isolated calcific tricuspid stenosis (TS) and tricuspid regurgitation (TR) underwent TV replacement with bioprosthetic valve. After 3 months patient was presented in our emergency with sudden cyanosis, dyspnea at rest, TS and the large patent foramen ovale with large right to left shunt. Patient was re-operated, bioprothetic valve was explanted and mechanical valve was implanted. Patient developed acquired dysfibrogenemia in early post-op period with valvular dysfunction.


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