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Table 2 Sites of patch insertion

From: Equine pericardium: a versatile alternative reconstructive material in congenital cardiac surgery

  No. of EP patches No. of BP patches
RVOT
 Infundibular 10 15
 Transannular 0 9
Pulmonary arteries
 Main 16 10
 Right 7 0
 left 8 1
Aorta
 Root 5 0
 Ascending 9 2
 Arch 16 1
 Descending 1 2
Defects
VSD 0 17
Valves
 Aortic 4 1
 Mitral 3 1
 Tricuspid 1 0
 Pulmonary 1 1
Others
 Innominate vein 1 0
 Pulmonary veins 1 0
 LVOT 0 1
 Total no. of patches 83 61