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Table 1 Patients’ characteristics

From: Stress echocardiographic assessment of mitral valve function repaired using rough-zone trimming

  AML (n = 10) PML (n = 4) Bileaflet (n = 4) Control (n = 10)
Sex (M:F) (n) 8:2 4:0 3:1 10:0
Age (y) 56.5 ± 19.3 59.0 ± 6.1 53.3 ± 6.1 25.0 ± 3.7
Infective endocarditis (n) 1 0 1 -
Annuloplasty ring size (mm)     
26 (n) 2 1 1 -
27 (n) 0 1 0 -
28 (n) 3 1 2 -
30 (n) 1 1 1 -
No annuloplasty 4 0 0 -
Residual mitral regurgitation     
None-Trivial (grade 0) (n) 9 4 3 -
Mild (grade 1) (n) 1 0 1 -
  1. AML, anterior mitral leaflet; F, female; M, male; PML, posterior mitral leaflet.