Surgical treatment of a case of acute left heart failure caused by
prosthetic valve thrombosis after mitral valve replacement
Prosthetic valve thrombosis ( PVT) is a serious complication after
prosthetic heart valve replacement.When thrombosis causes the prosthetic
valve to disfunction, it may cause the patient to die.We successfully
treated a patient with acute left heart failure due to prosthetic valve
thrombosis. The report is as follows.