Bicuspid aortic valve–family screening and indications for intervention

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

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Abstract

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
Volume18
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2018

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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