Authors : Blazej Michalski, Piotr Lipiec, J.D Kasprzak
Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Lodz.
TTE and TEE showed a ruptured mycotic aneurysm at the base of the anterior mitral leaflet with severe mitral regurgitation. Moreover we visualized the bicuspid aortic valve with vegetations and a cusp perforation resulting in severe aortic regurgitation 3D TEE confirmed the presence of perforated abscess on the basal portion of the anterior mitral leaflet and q perforated leaflet of the bicuspid aortic valve
The patient was referred for urgent surgical intervention1. However, he died during the surgery due to multi-organ failure.
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