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A fascial frustum valve for aortic valve replacement
  1. A. K. Yates
  1. Department of Thoracic Surgery, Guy's Hospital, London, S.E.1


    The promising qualities of autologous fascia lata in heart valve replacement have resulted in a search for improved methods of fascial heart valve manufacture. This paper describes a simply made and inserted and reliably competent unsupported fascial valve for aortic valve replacement.

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