Finally, there’s a way to repair leaky mitral valves for patients with Barlow’s disease. The minimally invasive operation can be performed quickly and is safer and longer lasting than valve replacement.
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Cardiologist Wael Jaber, MD, answers this one about mitral valve disease.
Surgical intervention for mitral valve disease can help, and knowing exactly when to intervene is important. Experience shows that acting earlier results in better outcomes for patients.