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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Cleuziou, J; Hörer, J; Kaemmerer, H; Teodorowicz, A; Kasnar-Samprec, J; Schreiber, C; Lange, R 
Titel:
Pregnancy does not accelerate biological valve degeneration. 
Abstract:
Pregnancy in women with biological heart valve prosthesis might lead to a faster degeneration of the prosthesis. We analyzed the rate of prosthesis replacement and the outcome of pregnancies in women with biological valve prosthesis.Between 1976 and 2006, 100 female patients aged 18-40 years at time of the study, underwent a valve replacement with a bioprosthesis or a homograft. At a mean interval of 10.8±8 years, 87 patients were evaluated by a questionnaire.A biological prosthesis was implante...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Int J Cardiol 
Jahr:
2010 
Band / Volume:
145 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
418-21 
Sprache:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0167-5273 
TUM Einrichtung:
chirurgie; r Kinderkardiologie und angeborene Herzfehler