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Percutaneous Closure of Recurrent Post Infarction Ventricular Septal Rupture Following Patch Repair Using A Newly Designed Custom-Made Device
  • Eustaquio Onorato,
  • Desislava Petrova,
  • Peter Uzov
Eustaquio Onorato
Centro Cardiologico Monzino
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Desislava Petrova
Bulgaria Heart and Brain Center, Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Pleven
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Peter Uzov
Bulgaria Heart and Brain Center
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Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

30 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
02 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
02 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
27 Jul 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
30 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending

Abstract

Here, we describe a successful catheter-based closure of a recurrent post-infarction VSR using a new custom-made device in a 50-year-old man who had previously undergone emergency surgical repair for acute PIVSR with bovine pericardial patch, coronary artery bypass grafting and mitral valve replacement with mechanical prosthesis.