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Figure 2

From: Surgical management of life threatening events caused by intermittent aortic insufficiency in a native valve: case report

Figure 2

Artist's depiction of intraoperative appearance and surgical repair of aortic valve. The left coronary cusp is small and the nodulus of Arantius is absent on that cusp. The repair included placement of a prolene pledgeted suture near each of the commissural posts of both the left-right and the left-non commissures, creating partial fusion of these commissures.

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