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Indications for TOE

Author: Madalina Garbi



  • Morphologic and quantitative assessment in patients with poor transthoracic window
  • Balloon valvotomy (patient selections, exclusion of existence of left atrial appendage thrombus before the procedure and procedure guiding

Multi-plane assessment of leaflets and subvalvular apparatus with 3D TOE probe toassess suitability for balloon valvotomy

3DTOE 3D guided 2D slices to assess commissures