What is the mortality rate of percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty for the treatment of aortic stenosis (AS) receiving?

Updated: May 07, 2019
  • Author: Xiushui (Mike) Ren, MD; Chief Editor: Terrence X O'Brien, MD, MS, FACC  more...
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In critically ill patients, the mortality rate associated with the procedure is 3-7%. Another 6% develop serious complications, including perforation, myocardial infarction, and severe aortic regurgitation.

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