oa South African Medical Journal - Thrombo-embolic complications following total mitral valve replacement with the UCT lenticular mitral prosthesis

Volume 40, Issue 12
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



These results indicate that a significant reduction in thrombo-embolic complications can be anticipated by placing the bulk of the prosthetic mitral valve in the left ventricle rather than in the customary left atrial position.

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