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Emergency Heart Valve Replacement Surgery Saves Triad Man’s Life

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Heart Team’s Experience with the Device Made the Emergent Procedure Possible

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center’s heart and vascular team, one of only a few hospital teams in the state that participated in clinical trials six years ago to test transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), is the first team in the region to perform an emergent valve replacement that saved Jack Vynalek’s life.

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Last Updated: 06-20-2017
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