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What does AV stand for?

AV stands for Aortic Valve

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today announced it has initiated the PERIGON (PERIcardial SurGical AOrtic Valve ReplacemeNt) Pivotal Trial, a global, prospective clinical trial evaluating an investigational surgical aortic heart valve made from bovine pericardial (cow heart) tissue that is intended to replace a diseased, damaged or malfunctioning native or prosthetic aortic valve.
PARIS, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Further validating its advanced transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) technology, the Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) Lotus(TM) Valve System continued to demonstrate impressive performance at six months, according to new data presented at EuroPCR 2014 in Paris.
The FDA has expanded approval for the Sapien transcatheter heart valve for aortic valve stenosis patients who are at high risk for serious surgical complications or death.
Sir Magdi is joining a team of paediatric cardiac surgeons from HMC to perform an aortic valve replacement operation on a local child suffering from bicuspid aortic valve disease.