Intraoperative TEE of the Month - February 2013

published 7 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Tricuspid regurgitation

This is doctor Julie huffed Meyer with our opening anesthesia intraoperative T. E. case of the month for February 2013. Each month we feature an operative case which teaches or emphasizes an important aspect of basic intraoperative T. E.. This month we continue with our case from last month of our patient with combined tricuspid stenosis and regurgitation as well as mitral regurgitation. In the January 2013 up opening anesthesia T. E. of the month we reviewed some of the T. E. considerations for tricuspid stenosis. This month we will review the tricuspid regurgitation considerations for our case. As a brief review our patient is a 52 year old man with a history of atrial septal and ventricular septal defects repaired as a child via stir not of me. He also had a permit dual chamber pacemaker since age 20 deter conduction defects. One year ago our patients underwent an atrial fibrillation ablation and mitral valve stitch repair ...

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