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Percutaneous Heart Valve Replacement Surgery

Percutaneous Heart Valve Replacement Surgery

Percutaneous heart valve replacement surgery is a procedure to treat heart valve disease. In heart valve disease, one or more of the four heart valves that keep blood flowing in the correct direction through your heart doesn't function properly. In heart valve surgery, your surgeon repairs or replaces your heart valve. Read more about heart valve surgery types.

Heart valve diseases that may be treated by heart valve surgery include:

  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Pulmonary valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease

Percutaneous heart valve replacement surgery can result in:

  • Improved quality of life
  • Prolonged life
  • Reduced symptoms