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Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) — also known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) — is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that may be an option for people with severe aortic valve stenosis who have been ruled out as a possible candidate for traditional surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) surgery.
Life expectancy is increasing worldwide due to factors such as improved hygiene and advanced medical care.
Valvular stenosis occurs when a valve opening becomes smaller than normal. It is a condition that most commonly affects the aortic valve, which opens and closes to regulate blood flow throughout the body.
These days, patients with high-risk aortic heart valve disease, particularly the elderly, can regain a better quality of life with more choices than ever before.