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TAVR procedure for aortic valve stenosis

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TAVR – Trans Aortic Valve Replacement – is a procedure for most patients with severe symptomatic aortic valve stenosis, even for low-risk patients. TAVR replaces the aortic valve without the standard open-chest surgery.

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