RA-RV

AcronymDefinition
RA-RVRight Atrium to Right Ventricle Conduit (cardiology)
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Previously published reports of balloon valvuloplasty of a stenotic bioprosthesis in the tricuspid valve position First Mean RA-RV Valve Balloon Outcome author gradient type type (mm Hg) Pre Post Yunoki (1) 13 6 C-E Unknown Unknown Petrou (2) 13 6 C-E Inoue Died 2 months later Reddy (3) 16 12 Mosaic Nucleus-X NYHA Class II 29 mm symptoms at 6 weeks Harle (4) 7 2 Unknown Tyshak II NYHA Class I symptoms at 6 months C-E indicates Carpentier-Edwards; NYHA, New York Heart Association; RA, right atrium; RV, right ventricle.
In addition, RA-RV thrombus transit was found in 10 patients (34%) (Table 2).
Echocardiographic features of the patients Findings Mean [+ or -] SD and number (%) EF, % 54 [+ or -] 11 PAP, mmHg 54 [+ or -] 16 RV strain, n (%) 25 (86) RHT type A, n (%) 21 (72) RHT type B, n (%) 8 (28) RA-RV transit, n (%) 10 (34) PFO, n (%) 4 (14) EF--ejection fraction, PAP--pulmonary arterial pressure, PFO--patent foramen ovale, RA--right atrium, RHT--right heart thrombi, RV--right ventricle Table 3.