Aneurysm of the Sinus of Valsalva Resulting from Bacterial Endocarditis

E. Carmack Holmes, Carl E. Bredenberg, Robert K. Brawley

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This report describes a patient in whom an aneurysm of the sinus of Valsalva secondary to bacterial endocarditis was successfully repaired. The literature pertaining to this rare condition is reviewed, and a simple and secure method of repair is illustrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)628-631
Number of pages4
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1973

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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