Number of Aortic Valve Replacements

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How many aortic valve replacements have been had in the U.S.?

Around 70,000.

There are around 70,000 Americans undergoing aortic valve replacements each year. This is according to a 2009 interview by the University of Maryland Medical Center with Dr. Jamie Brown, an expert in minimally invasive aortic valve replacement.

 

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