Repair of Spontaneous Left Atrial Dissection Resulting in Severe Paravalvular Native Mitral Valve Regurgitation
JACC. Case reports
A 54-year-old male with history of end-stage renal disease secondary to hypertension on hemodialysis with moderate aortic valve insufficiency presented with progressive exertional dyspnea and lower extremity edema over several weeks. Relevant history included hospitalization for bacteremia secondary to dialysis catheter line infection 6 months prior. ().
Eldridge TB, Shah JN, Poltak J, et al. Repair of Spontaneous Left Atrial Dissection Resulting in Severe Paravalvular Native Mitral Valve Regurgitation. JACC Case Rep. 2020;2(8):1099-1102. Published 2020 Jul 15. doi:10.1016/j.jaccas.2020.05.076