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Experience, outcomes and impact of delayed indication for video-assisted wide septal myectomy in 69 consecutive patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

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Type
Published Article
Journal
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
1873-734X
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
Volume
44
Issue
2
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt050
PMID: 23428579
Source
Medline
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Abstract

Clinical, haemodynamic and mortality outcomes after surgery were excellent, especially in those patients with mild or few symptoms. However, in our location, surgery is still undertaken at an advanced stage of the natural history of the disease, which may adversely affect prognosis.

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