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Pentacuspid aortic valve diagnosed by transoesophageal echocardiography
  1. M Cemri,
  2. A Cengel,
  3. T Timurkaynak
  1. Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
  1. Dr Mustafa Cemri, Iýk sk. 5/10 Tando∂an 06570 Ankara, Turkeymcemri{at}


Congenital aortic valve anomalies are quite a rare finding in echocardiographic examinations. A case of a 19 year old man with a pentacuspid aortic valve without aortic stenosis and regurgitation, detected by transoesophageal echocardiography, is presented.

  • pentacuspid aortic valve
  • echocardiography

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