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Mitral Valve Annuloplasty

"Mitral Valve Annuloplasty" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A type of heart valve surgery that involves the repair, replacement, or reconstruction of the annulus of the MITRAL VALVE. It includes shortening the circumference of the annulus to improve valve closing capacity and reinforcing the annulus as a step in more complex valve repairs.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mitral Valve Annuloplasty" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mitral Valve Annuloplasty" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 72 publications over 11 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.