Bicuspid aortic valve diagnosed February 2015.
Severe stenosis – 1.0 sq.cm.
Peak gradient: 60mmHg, mean 33mmHg.
Ascending aorta dimension: 4.0 sq.cm.
Murmur since childhood.
Aortic Valve Replacement due May/June 2019.
Awaiting surgery date.
Initial cardiology appointment (April 2015) suggested eventual valve replacement, dependent on progression of valve stenosis.
Bicuspid Aortic Valve discovered February 2015 at St Thomas' Hospital, London. Severe stenosis: 1.0 sq.cm. Ascending aorta: 4.0 sq.cm. Age 60. A comfy chair in the (pre surgery) Waiting Room. Surgery to replace Aortic Valve due late May/early June 2019. Surgery date to be confirmed.