Echo-guided transaortic left ventricular myotomy for idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis.

S. Nitta, T. Yambe, K. Nitta, Y. Katahira, Y. Saijo, T. Sonobe, S. Naganuma, Y. Kakinuma, M. Tanaka, M. Miura

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Abstract

Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis (IHSS) is a progressive cardiac disease known to induce sudden death occasionally. The authors tested echocardiography as a method of guiding myotomy, and observed its clinical usefulness as a safe surgical procedure for IHSS.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)65-67
Number of pages3
JournalThe science reports of the research institutes, Tohoku University. Ser. C, Medicine. Tōhoku Daigaku
Volume38
Issue number2-4
Publication statusPublished - 1991 Dec

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  • Medicine(all)

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