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Surgeons Replace Heart Valve Without Open Heart Surgery


Health & Wellness  (tags: heart surgey, UCLA, heart valve, 3D printing )

Tamar
- 1472 days ago - 3dprinter.net
Thanks to 3D printing technology, surgeons were able to replace a heart valve using a less invasive technique (includes video)



   

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JinnySITEISSUES L (33)
Sunday July 5, 2015, 12:43 pm
It's absolutely amazing what humans can do to benefit mankind and other species when we put our hearts and brains in it. Thanks so much Tamar for sharing.
 

jan b (5)
Sunday July 5, 2015, 1:28 pm
If I have to replace the mitral valve that is good news......THANKS for the update
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 6, 2015, 5:12 am
This is what technology should be about
 

Kerrie G (116)
Monday July 6, 2015, 7:44 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Monday July 6, 2015, 12:54 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Tamar.
 

Janet B (0)
Monday July 6, 2015, 1:17 pm
Thanks
 

Birgit W (160)
Monday July 6, 2015, 2:35 pm
Amazing! Thanks for sharing.
 

Eleonora Oldani (37)
Monday July 6, 2015, 4:49 pm

Thanks for the good news, Tamar - would have been nice to have this technique 10 yrs ago for by-pass surgery ...
 

Hartson Doak (39)
Monday July 6, 2015, 8:17 pm
What amazing stuff we can do for good when we want to.
 

marie T (163)
Wednesday July 8, 2015, 5:30 pm
Fantastic Thanks
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday July 9, 2015, 7:11 am
Brilliant
 

Sergio Padilla (65)
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 2:24 pm
Cool
 
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