Surgical valvotomySSurgical valvotomySurgical valvotomyEnglishCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2009-12-11T05:00:00ZJennifer Russell, MD, FRCPC9.6000000000000044.1000000000000112.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Surgical valvotomy is a procedure to enlarge narrowed heart valves.</p><p>A surgical valvotomy is performed to open up a valve. <br></p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li> A surgical valvotomy often treats pulmonary stenosis and aortic stenosis. </li> <li>This is an open-heart procedure.<br></li></ul>
ValvotomieVValvotomieSurgical ValvotomyFrenchCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2009-12-11T05:00:00ZJennifer Russell, MD, FRCPC9.0000000000000052.000000000000073.0000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Une valvulotomie chirurgicale est une intervention qui consiste à élargir les valves cardiaques rétrécies.</p><p>Une valvotomie chirurgicale est réalisée pour ouvrir une valve. </p><h2> À retenir </h2> <ul><li> On y a souvent recours pour traiter les sténoses pulmonaires et aortiques. </li> <li>Il s’agit d’une chirurgie à cœur ouvert.</li></ul>

 

 

 

 

Surgical valvotomy1664.00000000000Surgical valvotomySurgical valvotomySEnglishCardiologyChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)HeartCardiovascular systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2009-12-11T05:00:00ZJennifer Russell, MD, FRCPC9.6000000000000044.1000000000000112.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Surgical valvotomy is a procedure to enlarge narrowed heart valves.</p><p>A surgical valvotomy is performed to open up a valve. <br></p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li> A surgical valvotomy often treats pulmonary stenosis and aortic stenosis. </li> <li>This is an open-heart procedure.<br></li></ul><p>Surgical valvotomy is a procedure done to open up a valve. It is done by cutting in to the valve leaflets which have become sealed. It is often done to treat pulmonary stenosis and aortic stenosis. This is an open-heart procedure. </p> <h2>Risks of surgical valvotomy</h2> <p>Risks include the possibility that the valve may become stenotic again or allow too much blood to leak out. This may require an additional surgical or catheterization procedure.</p>Surgical valvotomyFalse