How is TAVI performed?

There are many approaches to perform TAVI according to each person’s anatomy.

  • Transfemoral approach: In this procedure, an incision is made in the leg. It is the most common way of performing TAVI.
  • Transapical approach: Here, an incision is made in the chest between the ribs.
  • Transaortic approach: This procedure requires an incision to be made in the upper chest.
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