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Aortic Valve Replacement

The aortic valve is opened and the calcified valve is resected (Figure 01). A new tissue based valve is then sutured in place and the aorta is sealed (Figure 02).

Anatomy in this medical illustration: Aortic valve, Right coronary artery, Left coronary artery, Aorte, Left pulmonary artery, Right pulmonary artery, Superior vena cava, Brachiocephalic trunk, Left common carotid artery, Left subclavian artery, Pulmonary trunk, Ligamentum Arteriosum, Left atrium, Left ventricle, Right ventricle, Anterior interventricular sulcus, Coronary sulcus, Right auricle, Ascending aorta, Left auricle

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