Aortic Valve Replacement Products - Transcatheter Heart Valve
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Repair valve
Mitral
Tricuspid
Replace aortic valve
Pericardial
Porcine
Transcatheter
Heart Valve
Replace mitral valve
Pericardial
Porcine
Which Products Will Be Used During the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Procedure?

The Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve and other accessories are used to perform the TAVR procedure. The Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve is a biological (made from animal tissue) valve that replaces your aortic valve. It is provided in two sizes, 23 mm and 26 mm in diameter. Your doctor will determine the right size for you.


What Do You Need to Do Before the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Procedure?

Be sure to tell your doctor what medicine you are taking and whether you have any allergies. Your doctor may ask you to change the medicine you are on before the procedure. Your doctor will also explain the procedure and answer any questions you may have.
The Edwards SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve
Three Tissue Leaflets
(made from cow heart tissue)
Stainless
Steel Frame
Fabric Skirt
The Edwards SAPIEN transcatheter heart valve (that replaces your diseased aortic valve)
is pictured above. Image is larger than actual valve size.
 
This information is not a substitute for talking with your doctor.