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Table 3 Characteristics of the patients with recurrent AR (> 2+)

From: Long-term outcomes and predictors of recurrent aortic regurgitation after aortic valve-sparing and reconstructive cusp surgery: a single centre experience

Patien. Nr.AVAge (years)SIPreAR (3+)AVJ (mm)ACR techniqueTEE AR + 1eH (mm)MechanismrAR (months)
1TAV54129FMR13Prolap8
2BAV42S1129RZ, FMR110Dehis9
3BAV34S1131RZ, FMR16Dehis5
4TAV50131FMP,FMR16.2Restr25
5BAV18S1127FMP06.1Prolap3
6TAV53128FMP15.5Prolap24
7BAV48S1129FMP16Restr37
8TAV64132FMP17Prolap6
9BAV33S1130FMR18Dehis4
10TAV52127FMP18Prolap7
11BAV48S0129FMP110Prolap12
  1. ACR aortic cusp repair, AR aortic regurgitation, AV aortic valve, AVJ aortoventricular junction, BAV bicuspid aortic valve, Dehi dehisence, eH effective height, FMP re- margin central plication, FMR free margin resuspension, pAR preoperative aortic regurgitation, Prolap prolapse, rAR recurrent aortic regurgitation, Restr Restriction, RZ triangular resection, SI Sievers type, TEE transoesophageal echocardiography