Percutaneous Transcatheter Closure of Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. Ahead of Print: TKDA-80170 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2018.80170

Percutaneous Transcatheter Closure of Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm

Hasan Arı, Sencer Çamcı, Selma Arı, Mustafa Kınık, Mehmet Melek
Bursa Postgraduate Hospital, Department of Cardiology

Sinus of Valsalva aneurysms are rare congenital anomalies. Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm rupture, leads to biventricular failure due to systemic to pulmonary shunting. Surgical repair has been the traditional treatment for these aneurysms. Recently, percutaneous treatment has been successfully performed to selected patients. We present a 36-year-old man who had ruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm, that was successfully treated with using a catheter-based approach with the patent ductus arteriosus occluder device.

Keywords: Ruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm, transcatheter closure, patent ductus arteriosus occluder.

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Corresponding Author: Hasan Arı, Türkiye
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