Rare heart valve transplant saves heart patient

Surgeons at Jerusalem’s Hadassah hospital performed a “first time in Israel” aortic valve transplant to save a patient unsuitable for open-heart surgery. The hybrid team of catheterization specialists and cardiac surgeons used the carotid artery as the point of entry.

https://www.hadassah.org/story/an-israel-first-aortic-valve-transplant-via-carotid-artery-at-hadassah

https://www.jpost.com/health-and-wellness/article-707289

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