*  The diagnosis of a non-stenotic bicuspid aortic valve. | Heart
This proved a more sensitive indicator of a bicuspid aortic valve than the finding of an eccentric aortic valve closure line. ... in the absence of other signs of aortic stenosis, indicates a non-stenotic, bicuspid aortic valve. Confirmation of aortic ... Echocardiographic visualisation of the aortic valve from the apex, looking up the left ventricular outflow tract, showed valve ... The usual cause of misdiagnosis was a sound associated with late tricuspid valve closure. The auscultatory finding of an aortic ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/40/9/941
*  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
... also referred to as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), is a procedure that replaces your diseased aortic valve with ... Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. What is transcatheter aortic valve implantation? Transcatheter aortic valve ... also referred to as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), is a procedure that replaces your diseased aortic valve with ... Your aortic valve controls blood flow from your heart to your body. If your valve becomes stiff, you have a condition called ...
  http://healthlibrary.olmmed.org/Search/135,79
*  Loss of β-Catenin Promotes Chondrogenic Differentiation of Aortic Valve Interstitial Cells | Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and...
Loss of β-Catenin Promotes Chondrogenic Differentiation of Aortic Valve Interstitial Cells. Ming Fang, Christina M. Alfieri, ... Loss of β-Catenin Promotes Chondrogenic Differentiation of Aortic Valve Interstitial Cells ... Loss of β-Catenin Promotes Chondrogenic Differentiation of Aortic Valve Interstitial Cells ... Loss of β-Catenin Promotes Chondrogenic Differentiation of Aortic Valve Interstitial Cells ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/early/2014/10/23/ATVBAHA.114.304579
*  Self-Expanding Stent and Delivery System for Aortic Valve Replacement | Journal of Medical Devices | ASME DC
Made of nitinol, the new stent is designed to implant and embed a commercially available bioprosthetic aortic valve in aortic ... Walther, T., Möllmann, H., Blumenstein, J., and Kempfert, J., 2011, "Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation for Severe Aortic ... "Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation With a Self-Expanding Anatomically Oriented Valve," Eur. Heart J., 32(7), pp. 878-887. [ ... "Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement for Severe Aortic Stenosis in High-Risk Patients Using the Second- and Current Third- ...
  http://medicaldevices.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/article.aspx?articleid=1656898
*  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement | Manatee Memorial Hospital
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) is an advanced heart valve replacement procedure that offers new hope to patients ... which is the narrowing of the heart's aortic valve opening that restricts blood flow, have a minimally invasive surgical option ... who have aortic valve stenosis and are at high or extreme risk for open-heart surgery. TAVR patient Eugene Vaadi describes his ... Patients who are suffering with severe aortic stenosis, ... Aortic valve replacement (AVR) is the standard treatment for ...
  https://www.manateememorial.com/services/heart-and-vascular-center/transcatheter-aortic-valve-replacement
*  Subtypes of bicuspid aortic valves in coarctation of the aorta
24.2 ± 3.5 mm, p = 0.040) compared with tricuspid aortic valves (TAVs). Moderate and severe aortic valve disease was more ... aortic valve function, and aortic dimensions. BAVs were identified in 45 patients (72.6 %), of which 13 (20.9 %) were type-0 ( ... Subtypes of bicuspid aortic valves in coarctation of the aorta. Rinnström, Daniel Umeå University, Faculty of Medicine, ... Bicuspid aortic valves (BAVs) represent a wide morphologic and functional spectrum. In coarctation of the aorta, BAVs are ...
  http://umu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:662459
*  International Bicuspid Aortic Valve Consortium (BAVCon) - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease Thoracic Aortic Disease in Patients With a Bicuspid Aortic Valve ... Heart Valve Diseases. Aortic Valve Stenosis. Aortic Diseases. Cardiovascular Abnormalities. Cardiovascular Diseases. Heart ... Tricuspid aortic valve control patients Group/Cohort Label - Tricuspid aortic valve control patients ... Bicuspid aortic valve disease. Thoracic aortic disease. Genetics. Echocardiography. Cardiac CT. Cardiac MRI. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01980797?recr=Open&cond=%22Aortic+Valve+Stenosis%22&rank=6
*  Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2022
2022 Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) Market - - Market research report and industry analysis - 10925577 ... Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - ... damaged valve. Instead, it wedges a replacement valve into the aortic valve's place. Normally valve replacement method requires ... damaged valve. Instead, it wedges a replacement valve into the aortic valve's place. Normally valve replacement method requires ...
  https://www.marketresearch.com/Infinium-Global-Research-v4127/Transcatheter-aortic-valve-replacement-TAVR-10925577/
*  Bicuspid aortic valve | Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Bicommissural aortic valve. Causes. The aortic valve allows oxygen-rich blood to flow from the heart to the aorta. It prevents ... Bicuspid aortic valve is present at birth (congenital). An abnormal aortic valve develops during the early weeks of pregnancy, ... A bicuspid aortic valve is an aortic valve that only has two leaflets, instead of three. ... This is called aortic regurgitation. The aortic valve may also become stiff and not open up as well, causing the heart to have ...
  https://www.nicklauschildrens.org/health-information-library/disease/bicuspid-aortic-valve
*  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement - Forrest Health
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a way to replace the aortic valve without open-heart surgery. This procedure ... The artificial valve fits inside the catheter. The doctor then moves the new valve into the damaged aortic valve. The ... 5-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement for high surgical risk patients ... 5-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement for high surgical risk patients ...
  http://www.forresthealth.org/health-library/healthwise-document-viewer/?id=abq4973
*  Time to Explore Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Younger, Low-Risk Patients | JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions
2016) Transcatheter aortic valve implantation vs. surgical aortic valve replacement for treatment of severe aortic stenosis: a ... 2016) Choice of treatment for aortic valve stenosis in the era of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in Eastern Denmark ( ... 2015) 5-year outcome of transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement for high surgical risk ... 2010) Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation for aortic stenosis in patients who cannot undergo surgery. N Engl J Med 363:1597 ...
  http://interventions.onlinejacc.org/content/9/21/2183
*  The Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Circulation
... bicuspid and tricuspid aortic valves by decade in adults having aortic valve replacement for isolated aortic stenosis. ... Changes in size of ascending aorta and aortic valve function with time in patients with congenitally bicuspid aortic valves. Am ... The association of bicuspid aortic valve with aortic aneurysm and dissection suggests the possibility that a bicuspid valve, at ... Clearly, an effective therapy to prevent calcific aortic valve stenosis-focusing on patients with a bicuspid aortic valve-would ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/111/7/832
*  Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Circulation
Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve. Shobha S Natarajan, Andrew C ... Using echo, aortic valve morphology, aortic root (AoR) and ascending aorta (AAo) diameters and z-scores were determined. Left ... Introduction: Abnormal aortic wall properties have been reported in patients with isolated bicuspid aortic valve (IBAV) even in ... Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/130/Suppl_2/A19684
*  Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Care Instructions
... like aortic valve stenosis and aortic valve regurgitation, more likely.. In aortic valve stenosis, the valve has narrowed. Your ... One of these valves, the aortic valve, usually has three flaps, or leaflets. But sometimes people are born with an aortic valve ... In aortic valve regurgitation, the valve does not close properly. Some of the blood leaks back (regurgitates) through the valve ... This is called a bicuspid aortic valve.. A bicuspid aortic valve makes certain heart problems, ...
  https://myhealth.alberta.ca/health/AfterCareInformation/pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=ug5699
*  Frequency by Decades of Unicuspid, Bicuspid, and Tricuspid Aortic Valves in Adults Having Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for...
... and Tricuspid Aortic Valves in Adults Having Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis, With or Without Associated ... and Tricuspid Aortic Valves in Adults Having Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis, With or Without Associated ... and Tricuspid Aortic Valves in Adults Having Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis, With or Without Associated ... and Tricuspid Aortic Valves in Adults Having Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis, With or Without Associated ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/111/7/920
*  Pushing the Limits in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement | JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions
transcatheter aortic valve replacement. The excellent results obtained in randomized studies of transcatheter aortic valve ... 2015) 5-year outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement for high surgical risk ... 2014) Sutureless replacement versus transcatheter valve implantation in aortic valve stenosis: a propensity-matched analysis of ... 2016) Incidence, timing, and predictors of valve hemodynamic deterioration after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: ...
  http://interventions.onlinejacc.org/content/9/21/2186
*  Coding Ahead: Medicare Coverage for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
424.1 - Aortic valve disorders. ICD-9-CM Procedure Codes - Hospital Coding. 35.05 - Endovascular replacement of aortic valve. ... Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR - also known as TAVI or transcatheter aortic valve implantation) is a new ... A bioprosthetic valve is inserted percutaneously using a catheter and implanted in the orifice of the native aortic valve.. CPT ... 35.06 - Transapical replacement of aortic valve. Modifiers. Use of modifier 62 is appropriate if co-surgeons (e.g., ...
  http://www.codingahead.com/2012/07/medicare-coverage-for-transcatheter.html
*  Novel NOTCH1 mutations in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease and thoracic aortic aneurysms.
... bicuspid aortic valves, and normal aortas (n = 22) and in subjects with tricuspid aortic valves and thoracic aortic aneurysms ( ... recently reported to be associated with bicuspid aortic valve and the phenotype of bicuspid aortic valve and thoracic aortic ... Novel NOTCH1 mutations in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease and thoracic aortic aneurysms.. McKellar S.H., Tester D.J ... bicuspid aortic valve demonstrates overrepresentation of NOTCH1 missense variants among patients with bicuspid aortic valves ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/citations/17662764
*  Percutaneous aortic valve replacement - Wikipedia
The valve delivery system is inserted in the body, the valve is positioned and then implanted inside the diseased aortic valve ... Percutaneous aortic valve replacement (PAVR), also known as transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) or transcatheter ... Until recently, surgical aortic valve replacement was the standard of care in adults with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis. ... "Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Devices". Retrieved December 2013. Agarwal S, et al. (Feb 2015). "Transcatheter aortic ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percutaneous_aortic_valve_replacement
*  Valve replacement - Wikipedia
Aortic valve replacement Mitral valve replacement Tricuspid valve replacement Pulmonary valve replacement Current aortic valve ... Scapulae-based aortic valve replacement. Catheter replacement of the aortic valve (called trans-aortic valve replacement or ... Valve replacement surgery is the replacement of one or more of the heart valves with either an artificial heart valve or a ... In those between 50 and 70 years of age bioprosthetic and mechanical aortic valves have similar overall outcomes with respect ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valve_replacement
*  Aortic valve - Wikipedia
Aortic valve repair[edit]. Main article: Aortic valve repair. Aortic valve repair or aortic valve reconstruction describes the ... Aortic valve replacement[edit]. Main article: Aortic valve replacement. Aortic valve replacement is a surgical procedure in ... The aortic valve can be affected by a range of diseases and require aortic valve replacement. The valve can become either leaky ... The aortic valve is a valve in the human heart between the left ventricle and the aorta. It is one of the two semilunar valves ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aortic_valve
*  Aortic Valve Stenosis-Topic Overview
... the aortic valve works like a one - way gate. When the heart pumps, the aortic valve opens to let oxygen - rich blood flow from ... Blood then flows through the aorta to the rest of the body.Aortic valve stenosis ... What is aortic valve stenosis?The heart has four chambers. In the lower left chamber (left ventricle), ... Aortic Valve Stenosis - Topic Overview. Articles OnAortic Valve Stenosis. Aortic Valve Stenosis Aortic Valve Stenosis * Topic ...
  https://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/tc/aortic-valve-stenosis-overview
*  Problem: Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic regurgitation describes the leakage of the aortic valve each time the left ventricle relaxes. Learn about ongoing care ... What is aortic valve regurgitation?. Aortic regurgitation is leakage of the aortic valve each time the left ventricle relaxes. ... What causes aortic regurgitation?. Common causes of severe aortic regurgitation are weakening of the valve tissue due to aging ... A leaking (or regurgitant) aortic valve allows blood to flow in two directions. Oxygen-rich blood either flows out through the ...
  https://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/More/HeartValveProblemsandDisease/Problem-Aortic-Valve-Regurgitation_UCM_450611_Article.jsp
*  Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation | SpringerLink
The first-in-human transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) was successfully performed in 2002. In excess of 50,000 TAVI ... Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for severe aortic regurgitation in a stentless bioprosthetic valve with the core valve ... Conradi L, Seiffert M, Treede H et al (2011) Transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement: ... Litzler PY, Cribier A, Zajarias A et al (2008) Surgical aortic valve replacement after percutaneous aortic valve implantation: ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4614-6144-9_10
*  Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: Periprocedural management
The role of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI; also known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement or TAVR) as an ... has been the mainstay of treatment of symptomatic severe aortic stenosis (AS). ... Indications for aortic valve replacement, surgical aortic valve replacement, estimating the risk of aortic valve surgery, ... The role of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI; also known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement or TAVR) as an ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/transcatheter-aortic-valve-implantation-periprocedural-management