Imaging Series of Successful TAVR for Pure Native Aortic Valve Regurgitation in the Presence of Ascending Aortic Dissection


Video Supplement to "Successful Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Using Balloon-Expandable Valve for Pure Native Aortic Valve Regurgitation in the Presence of Ascending Aortic Dissection" [July 2018 Clinical Images article by Abdelaziz et al.]

A 74-year-old male with ascending aorta repair 15 years ago sparing the native valve and ascending aorta following type A aortic dissection presented with symptomatic severe native aortic valve regurgitation. CT thorax scan showed a residual type A aortic dissection flap starting from the ascending aorta and ending in the distal arch with significant dilatation of the aortic root and ascending aorta. His TAVR procedure is illustrated below.

Read the accompanying Clinical Images article here