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Laparoscopic replacement heart valve

HCMCThe technique of laparoscopic surgery to replace the mitral valve helps the patient less pain, recover faster and safer than traditional open surgery. Mr. Tran Van Chau, 57 years old, living in Phu Nhuan district, a truck driver, had a mitral valve regurgitation five years ago, was treated at Thong Nhat Hospital. In recent months, […]

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Cure heart disease without splitting the sternum

HCMCCho Ray Hospital has successfully performed two replacement of the aortic valve without the traditional sternum dissection. Patient is a man and a woman over 66 years old. They had severe stenosis of the aortic valve due to calcification and aneurysm of the thoracic aorta. The man alone has a congenital two-piece aortic valve defect […]