On her past medical history there was a history mitral valve surgery 36 years ago, which was performed for replacement of stenotic rheumatic mitral valve with Starr-Edwards cage-balled prosthetic valve.
What does SE stand for?
SE stands for Starr-Edwards (heart valves)
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We have 106 other meanings of SE in our Acronym Attic
- Spurious Emission
- Square End
- Square Enix, Ltd
- square error
- Stable Element
- Standard Edition
- Standard English
- Standard Error (statistics)
- Standard Examiner (newspaper)
- Standards Executive
Samples in periodicals archive:
Since then, the Starr-Edwards valve has saved the lives of more than 250,000 people, with millions more around the world receiving other brands of valves based on the same technology.
After two years, the first Starr-Edwards mitral valve was successfully placed in a patient.
Starr-Edwards (S- E) ball cage prosthetic valve was first successfully implanted in mitral position in September 1960 (1).