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    Dunwanted reacted to Unicusp's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    "How long after the operations were you guys able to have a beer? (Mechanical valve of course) just curious." I'm an On-X owner and...
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    Dunwanted reacted to johnnycake23's post in the thread Quinceanera for my Tissue Valve with Like Like.
    Today my bovine aortic valve turns 15, which puts me officially through the longevity window. The literature on this has these types of...
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    I get what you're saying completely, if I had not done my own research I would've easily get convinced that Ross procedure or ozaki were...
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    Dunwanted reacted to Lucker's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    Good luck mate, you'll be fine as a patient from my video, and his condition probably was much more severe than yours.
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    Dunwanted reacted to pellicle's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    sounds reasonable ... I've personally looked at calcified valves in jars and seen many pictures. Knowing what calcium looks like I knew...
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    Nope I haven't, I tried not to watch any videos because I was scared of seeing them but I said wtf I'll just see it when lucker sent the...
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    Dunwanted reacted to pellicle's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    interesting ... I immediately wondered if you'd seen any (pictures of) calcified valves as well as what you imagined. Pardon me asking...
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    Damn that looks very stiff lol, didn't imagine it would be like that. Thanks for all the good wishes.
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    Dunwanted reacted to Lucker's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    Here's what a calcified BAV looks like at 8:48 (surgery video)
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    Dunwanted reacted to Unicusp's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    I had a mini sternotomy back in 2013, and a full sternotomy last year. The full had quicker recovery and much less pain. I had bad upper...
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    Thanks for the information. Fun fact doctors said im a special case, my bicuspid aortic valve became unicuspid due to the amount to...
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    Dunwanted reacted to pellicle's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    before you sign up: https://www.valvereplacement.org/threads/aortic-valve-choices.887840/page-2#post-902334
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    Thanks Andy, I just spoke with mt surgeon which was pushing more for ross procedure or ozaki procedure. I told him im already set on...
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    Dunwanted reacted to LondonAndy's post in the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022 with Like Like.
    Another tip: take pen and paper with you, in case you need to leave messages. I presume it is the same in the US, and surgeons or...
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    Dunwanted replied to the thread AVR on Nov 21, 2022.
    Thank you survived, bizinsider and LondonAndy for your comments . Just finished all my test and talked to a cardiologist and was given...
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