I had a large aortic aneuyrism before surgery, caused by my bicuspid valve pulling it apart.
Horseback riding (hunter-jumper)
Fountain Hills, Arizona
On June 30, 2008, I got a bovine aortic valve and a portion of my ascending aorta replaced.
From a heart-surgery Yahoo group I just joined.
Surgery Date: June 30, 2008
Replaced bicuspid valve with a bovine valve
Replaced a portion of my ascending aorta