Perivalvar leak following atrioventricular valve replacement can result in heart failure or hemolytic anemia. These patients may be poor surgical candidates given a complex clinical condition. We describe transcatheter closure of a perivalvar leak in a 3-month infant who had undergone left atrioventricular valve replacement with a St. Jude's prosthesis.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2004|
- Transcatheter device closure