Mitral valve replacement in a 12 year old boy with Marfan syndrome and severe mitral regurgitation

Md. Alauddin, Kamrun Nahar, Golam Mokthader Khan, Karan Rai, Mostafizur Rahman, Rezwanul Hoque

Abstract

A 12 year old boy with Marfan syndrome associated with severe mitral regurgitation underwent successful mitral valve replacement. Careful evaluation of the cardiovascular system and specific surgical intervention help long-term survival of  patients.

Keywords

Marfan syndrome; Mitral regurgitation; Mitral valve replacement

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v10i1.31232

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