- Aortic valve tear with severe aortic regurgitation following blunt chest traumaWeidong Li
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1st Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hang Zhou, 310003, China
J Cardiothorac Surg 6:84. 2011..This led to a sizable tear in the left coronary cusp associated with severe aortic insufficiency. The case was treated successfully by surgical replacement of the aortic valve with a mechanical prosthesis...