Jun 2, 2020 | CASE
Three-Dimensional Echocardiography Reveals Extensive Congenital Anterior Tricuspid Valve Prolapse

Tricuspid valve (TV) surgery is usually performed secondary to left-sided valve surgery.

Apr 15, 2020 | CASE
Mitral Valve Prosthesis Dehiscence with Severe Regurgitation and Pseudoaneurysm in a Young Woman with Recurrent Nonbacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis

Nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis (NBTE) is a noninfectious cause of valvular vegetations. Although NBTE is most commonly associated with malignancy, it is also seen in patients with hypercoagulable states such as burns, sepsis, and hemolytic anemias and, most important, in autoimmune diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and antiphospholipid syndrome (APS).

Feb 15, 2020 | CASE
The Role of Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiography in Better Understanding the Mechanism of Percutaneous Atrial Septal Device Failure

Transcatheter device occlusion has become the first choice for secundum atrial septal defect closure in case of feasible morphology.

Dec 23, 2019 | CASE
Right Ventricular Thrombus in Transit: Raising the Stakes in the Management of Pulmonary Embolism

Right heart thrombi are uncommon, usually found with concurrent pulmonary emboli and associated with significant mortality.