Table 2 Mitral valve lesion, type of repair and associated surgical procedures (nā€Š=ā€Š79)
n (%)
Prolapsing leaflet
Posterior62 (79)
Anterior9 (11)
Both8 (10)
Type of repair
Quadrangular resection of the posterior leaflet55 (70)
Edge-to-edge technique18 (23)
Others6 (7)
Associated surgical procedures
Coronary artery bypass grafting4 (5)
Ablation for atrial fibrillation4 (5)
Tricuspid valvuloplasty
de Vega1 (1)
prosthetic ring14 (18)