Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Complicated by Aorto-Right Ventricular Fistula Repaired Via Valve-in-Valve Replacement.
Osceola Regional Medical Center
TAVR, complication, valve implantation
Cardiovascular Diseases | Internal Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences
A 59-year-old man with a history of severe aortic stenosis with transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) presented with worsening heart failure. Echocardiography showed a fistula between the aorta and the right ventricle with mild to moderate paravalvular regurgitation. He underwent a valve-in-valve TAVR with symptomatic improvement and decreased flow through the fistula.
Publisher or Conference
JACC Case Reports
Masarweh OM, Ghaffar A, Lopez-Orizondo S, Karasik O, John J. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Complicated by Aorto-Right Ventricular Fistula Repaired Via Valve-in-Valve Replacement. JACC Case Rep. 2023;29(2):102165. doi:10.1016/j.jaccas.2023.102165