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Doctors Vacuum Blood Clot

Doctors "Vacuum" Blood Clot

Minimally invasive procedure to remove massive blood clot in heart.
Todd Dunlap, 62, arrived at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center's emergency room on Aug. 8 suffering from shortness of breath, fatigue and extreme cold, doctors feared the mass could break loose and lodge in his lungs, blocking oxygen and killing him instantly.
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First TAVR Patient - Glendale Grandmother

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

First TAVR Patient - Glendale Grandmother Truly Has Reason to Celebrate Her Birthday
UCLA has performed its first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), using a new device approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to replace an aortic valve in a patient who was not a candidate for open-heart surgery.
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