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What does THV stand for?

THV stands for Transcatheter Heart Valve (cardiology)

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Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Gaithersburg, MD, announced an FDA Advisory Panel unanimously voted in favor of recommending approval of the Edward's SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve via transfemoral and transapical delivery for the treatment of high-risk patients with severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis.
The example of a minimally invasive transcatheter heart valve for the treatment of inoperable aortic stenosis illustrates the implications of excessive delay on the well-being of ill patients.
Fortunately for Tipton, researchers were conducting a clinical trial to investigate the potential of a less invasive way to repair damaged valves, employing an investigational device called the Edwards Sapien transcatheter heart valve.