Successful Surgical Repair of Giant Left Ventricular Aneurysm With Porcelain Left Ventricle

Dr. Kewal Krishan, a senior cardiac surgeon at Temple Health, reviews successful repair of calcific left ventricular aneurysm with with porcelain ventricle, using dacron patch reinforced by pericardium and teflon rim. He explains how ressection of aneurysm in patients with anteroseptal kyskinesia or akinesia provides good clinical and morphological results.

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Kewal Krishan, MD

Kewal Krishan, MD

Associate Professor, Clinical Surgery
Associate Surgical Director, Heart Transplantation, Temple University Hospital
Associate Surgical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Temple University Hospital

Clinical Interests: Mechanical circulatory support, Technical excellence in cardiac surgery

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