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The prosthetic cardiac valve which saved so many lives  in the later half of 20th century is no more. A valve which is not only  known for its excellent durability  but also  devoid  of sudden  mechanical  occlusion , unfairly  lost its place  by the rival  mechanical  bileaft valves. (Supposedly superior hemodynamics !)

Here is a nice video  from Indian surgeon  which  describes the hardware of  Starr Edwards valve .

Please read a related article from my site

Who killed Starr Edwards valve ?

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