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Mitral regurgitation after percutaneous balloon mitral valvotomy in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis: A single-center study
Background: Percutaneous balloon mitral valvotomy (BMV) is the gold standard treatment for rheumatic mitral stenosis (MS) in that it causes significant changes in mitral valve area (MVA) and improves leaflet mobility. ...
The outcome of tricuspid regurgitation after mitral balloon valvutomy for severe mitral stenosis
Background: Severe mitral stenosis is occasionally associated with significant tricuspid regurgitation (TR) and this association has an adverse impact on morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing mitral valve intervention. ...
The impact of diabetes on early and midterm outcome of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting surgery
Background: Diabetic patients constitute about 25% of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG). The impact of diabetes on the results of this operation, especially in Asian patients is not well ...