Successful transcatheter treatment for very late migration of a transcatheter aortic valve into the left ventricular outflow tract

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Abstract

Although rare, embolization or migration of transcatheter aortic valves into the left ventricle has been described. We report a case of very late migration of an Edwards Sapien XT (Edwards Lifescience Corporation, Irvine, California) valve that was placed 4 years prior to the development of recurrent severe aortic stenosis with the transcatheter heart valve situated below the native stenotic aortic valve in the left ventricular outflow tract. The management options in this scenario, and outline how they successfully treated this challenging case with transfemoral TAV-in-TAV have also been discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1492-1495
Number of pages4
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
Volume97
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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