JOSEPH F. URICCHIO, M.D.; KAMPTA P. SINHA, M.D.; LAMBERTO BENTIVOGLIO, M.D.; HARRY GOLDBERG, M.D., F.A.C.P.
A study was made of 141 patients treated by combined mitral and aortic commissurotomy during the interval from April, 1953, to May, 1958. There were 52 males and 89 females who had mitral and aortic stenosis, either alone, or in combination with adynamic, physiologically insignificant aortic and/or mitral regurgitation. Their ages ranged from 23 to 67.
In all cases, an analysis was made of the complete symptomatic pattern, including the electrocardiogram and chest roentgenogram. These observations, where possible, were compared with those obtained in a larger series of cases with pure mitral and aortic stenosis.
In addition, combined
URICCHIO JF, SINHA KP, BENTIVOGLIO L, GOLDBERG H. A STUDY OF COMBINED MITRAL AND AORTIC STENOSIS1. Ann Intern Med. ;51:668–678. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-51-4-668
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1959;51(4):668-678.
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