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Heart valve
replacement surgery
is a surgical
procedure by which
cardiac surgeons
eliminate a damaged
heart valve & replac...
Cardiac surgeons may
identify a heart
murmur or other
major signs of heart
valve disease. For
diagnosing heart
valve
disea...
Heart valve replacement
surgery
is a big operation & like any
kind of surgery, it carries a
risk
of post-surgical
complica...
There is nearly 3 percent risk of death associated with
heart valve replacement surgery. This surgery is carried
out in fo...
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https://travcure.com
Heart valve replacement surgery procedure
Heart valve replacement surgery procedure
Heart valve replacement surgery procedure
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Heart valve replacement surgery procedure

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Heart valve replacement surgery is a surgical procedure by which cardiac surgeons eliminate a damaged heart valve & replace it with grafts or portions from body tissues or with artificial heart valves to improve the normal functioning of the heart. https://goo.gl/gg6JsJ

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Heart valve replacement surgery procedure

  1. 1. Heart valve replacement surgery is a surgical procedure by which cardiac surgeons eliminate a damaged heart valve & replace it with grafts or portions from body tissues or with artificial heart valves to improve the normal functioning of the heart
  2. 2. Cardiac surgeons may identify a heart murmur or other major signs of heart valve disease. For diagnosing heart valve disease, surgeons will ask about patient’s signs & symptoms. They may also perform a physical examination & judge patient’s condition
  3. 3. Heart valve replacement surgery is a big operation & like any kind of surgery, it carries a risk of post-surgical complications. Some of the major risks of heart valve replacement include the following. • Blood clots • Strokes • Wound, bladder, lung • Irregular heartbeat which is temporary • Bleeding • Reduced kidney function
  4. 4. There is nearly 3 percent risk of death associated with heart valve replacement surgery. This surgery is carried out in following steps. General Anesthesia – Heart valve replacement surgery is usually performed under the influence of general anesthesia with methods which are either traditional or minimally invasive. Incisions – Traditional heart valve replacement surgery needs a long incision from the neck to the patient’s navel area Bypass Machine – For a cardiac surgeon to successfully remove th damaged & diseased valve & substitute it with a new one
  5. 5. THANK YOU https://travcure.com

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