Aneurysms of the sinus of Valsalva following infective endocarditis

Br J Cardiol 2005;12:146-8 Leave a comment
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Aneurysms of the sinus of Valsalva associated
with infective endocarditis are rare. They can
present during an episode of acute endocarditis
or as late sequelae, with or without rupture. Their
management involves repair of the annulus and closure
of the aneurysm with a Dacron patch.

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