Year : 2018  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 321--322

A curious case of raised gradient across mitral bioprosthetic valve


Monish S Raut1, Vijay Mohan Hanjoora1, Murtaza A Chishti2, Akhil Govil2, Rakesh Pandey1, Aman Jyoti1, Ravi Kumar Mahavar1, Shweta Suri Kandpal1, Dileep Kumar Singh Rathor2 
1 Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Artemis Hospitals, Haryana, Gurgaon, India
2 Department of Cardiac Surgery, Artemis Hospitals, Haryana, Gurgaon, India

Correspondence Address:
Monish S Raut
Department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Artemis Hospitals, Gurgaon
India

High Doppler valve gradient is generally suggestive of valve thrombosis. However, it should be corroborated with the finding of restricted leaflet movement to confirm the diagnosis. In the present case, abnormally high gradient was not associated with limited leaflet movements or any valve thrombus.


How to cite this article:
Raut MS, Hanjoora VM, Chishti MA, Govil A, Pandey R, Jyoti A, Mahavar RK, Kandpal SS, Rathor DK. A curious case of raised gradient across mitral bioprosthetic valve.Ann Card Anaesth 2018;21:321-322


How to cite this URL:
Raut MS, Hanjoora VM, Chishti MA, Govil A, Pandey R, Jyoti A, Mahavar RK, Kandpal SS, Rathor DK. A curious case of raised gradient across mitral bioprosthetic valve. Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2018 [cited 2021 Dec 1 ];21:321-322
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