Bicuspid aortic valve–family screening and indications for intervention

Motaz Baibars, Fahed Darmoch, Amjad Kabach, Zaher Fanari, M. Chadi Alraies

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All first-degree family members of patients with BAV should be screened for BAV with full echocardiogram. This practice will identify individuals with BAV and risk stratify them for complications related to aortic valve or aortic root dilatation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-11
Number of pages3
JournalOchsner Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1 2018


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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