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Thrombosis of prosthetic heart valves: diagnosis and therapeutic considerations
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    Prosthetic Heart Valve Thrombosis. Is thrombolysis really still controversial?

    Dear Editor,

    We have read with great interest the article by Roudaut et al entitled "Thrombosis of prosthetic heart valves: Diagnosis and therapeutic considerations" published in the last issue of your journal.(1) According to the authors, the first therapeutic consideration in obstructive left-sided prosthetic valve thrombosis (PVT) should be surgery and thrombolysis should be reserved for patients with contrain...

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