Aortic valve reconstruction with autologous pericardium in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta


Güllü A. Ü. , Şenay Ş. , Ozkan B. , Koçyiğit M. , Alhan C.

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL CASE REPORTS, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/jscr/rjy251
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SURGICAL CASE REPORTS

Abstract

Cardiac valve surgery for patients with osteogenesis imperfecta is associated with a high incidence of complications such as perioperative bleeding and valve detachment. In this report, we present a patient who was diagnosed with osteogenesis imperfecta and severe aortic insufficiency and also discussed treatment options.