Association of Relatively Short Posterior Mitral Leaflet With Mitral Regurgitation in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation

Hiroki Takada, Hidekazu Tanaka, Shun Yokota, Jun Mukai, Makiko Suto, Fumitaka Soga, Yutaka Hatani, Hiroki Matsuzoe, Keiko Hatazawa, Kensuke Matsumoto, Koji Fukuzawa, Ken-ichi Hirata
2019 Circulation Journal  
A relatively short PML plays an important role in the development of MR in AF patients. Assessment of MV geometry by 3D-TEE may thus have clinical implications for better surgical management of AF patients with significant MR.
doi:10.1253/circj.cj-19-0529 pmid:31527338 fatcat:vzqhd3f5jjgp3oenn5lpbsusu4