Aortoventriculoplasty was applied successfully for recurrent combined subvalvular and valvular aortic obstruction that developed after intraventricular baffle repair of a cardiac anomaly in 2 patients with associated anterior malposition of the aorta. A single baffle for the left ventricular tunnel was also used for aortic annulus augmentation. (C) 2000 by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
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- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine