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Is the edge-to-edge technique a method of correcting mitral insufficiency?

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Dr. Mark Milunski
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Edge

Yes, it is one of several techniques used to treat this condition.

In brief: Edge

Yes, it is one of several techniques used to treat this condition.
Dr. Mark Milunski
Dr. Mark Milunski
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Dr. Alan Zunamon
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

The "edge-to-edge" technique was invented by an italian surgeon as an alternative to conventional mitral valve repair or replacement.
This led to the development of a catheter-based technique known as the "mitra-clip" still being investigated(currently owned by abbott).

In brief: Yes

The "edge-to-edge" technique was invented by an italian surgeon as an alternative to conventional mitral valve repair or replacement.
This led to the development of a catheter-based technique known as the "mitra-clip" still being investigated(currently owned by abbott).
Dr. Alan Zunamon
Dr. Alan Zunamon
Thank
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