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Vol 68, No 3 (2010)
Chorzy trudni typowi
Published online: 2010-04-23
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Massive infective endocarditis treated with triple bioprostheses implantation

Paweł Bugajski, Radosław Jarząbek, Krzysztof Greberski, Ireneusz Jedliński, Małgorzata Duszyńska, Dariusz Angerer, Janusz Tarchalski, Ryszard Kalawski
Kardiol Pol 2010;68(3):322-325.

open access

Vol 68, No 3 (2010)
Chorzy trudni typowi
Published online: 2010-04-23
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

A case of a 50-year-old man admitted to the cardiology department due to massive infective endocarditis is presented. Diagnosis was confirmed by further investigations and patient was referred to cardiosurgery department. The surgery revealed destruction of mitral, tricuspid and aortic valve, thus three bioprostheses were implanted. The treatment was successful and six months after surgery patient was in good overall condition.

Abstract

A case of a 50-year-old man admitted to the cardiology department due to massive infective endocarditis is presented. Diagnosis was confirmed by further investigations and patient was referred to cardiosurgery department. The surgery revealed destruction of mitral, tricuspid and aortic valve, thus three bioprostheses were implanted. The treatment was successful and six months after surgery patient was in good overall condition.
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Keywords

endocarditis; multiple valve replacement; triple valve surgery (TVS)

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Title

Massive infective endocarditis treated with triple bioprostheses implantation

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 68, No 3 (2010)

Pages

322-325

Published online

2010-04-23

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2010;68(3):322-325.

Keywords

endocarditis
multiple valve replacement
triple valve surgery (TVS)

Authors

Paweł Bugajski
Radosław Jarząbek
Krzysztof Greberski
Ireneusz Jedliński
Małgorzata Duszyńska
Dariusz Angerer
Janusz Tarchalski
Ryszard Kalawski

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