Percutaneous transjugular implantation of MELODY® valve into tricuspid bioprosthesis

Castigliano M. Bhamidipati, D. Scott Lim, Michael Ragosta, Gorav Ailawadi

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We present the technique of transcatheter balloon expandable (MELODY®) valve-in-valve deployment in a frail octogenarian with a failed previous tricuspid bioprosthesis. In patients who are not candidates for conventional surgery, transcatheter approach provides an alternative that warrants careful consideration. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12128 (J Card Surg 2013;28:391-393)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)391-393
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Cardiac Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jul 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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