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Regent™ Mechanical Heart Valve FlexCuff™

Regent<sup>™</sup> Mechanical Heart Valve FlexCuff<sup>™</sup>

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Designed to deliver exceptional hemodynamics and performance while maintaining low complication rates, structural integrity and durability
  • Single-digit gradients, even in sizes as small as 19 mm1
  • Up to 84% orifice-to-annulus ratio
  • 85 degree leaflet opening angle offers improved laminar flow and reduces turbulence2-4
  • Supra-annular placement and low implant height
  • The FlexCuff™ is flanged and more pliable than the standard cuff
  • St. Jude Medical heart valves are MR conditional5

ORDERING INFORMATION

Contents: Aortic Valve (1 unit per box)


Reorder Number Tissue Annulus Diameter (mm) Valve Orifice Inner Diameter (mm) Geometric Orifice Area (cm2) Effective Orifice Area (cm2) Cuff Style
19AGFN-756 19 17.8 2.39 1.84 FlexCuff
21AGFN-756 21 19.6 2.90 2.47 FlexCuff
23AGFN-756 23 21.4 3.45 2.91 FlexCuff
25AGFN-756 25 23.0 4.02 3.34 FlexCuff
27AGFN-756 27 24.9 4.69 4.28 FlexCuff
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1. St. Jude Medical, Inc. Pre-Market Approval Application Supplement. Regent Heart Valve. Washington, D.C.; U.S. Food and Drug Administration. 2002. P810002S57.

2. King, M, David T, Fisher J. An initial parametric study on fluid flow through bileaflet mechanical heart valves using computational fluid dynamics. J Eng Med 1994: 208:63-72.

3. Feng Z, Nakamura T, Fujimoto T, et al. In vitro investigation of opening behavior and hydrodynamics of bileaflet valves in the mitral position. Artificial Organs 2002;26(1):32-9.

4. Shipkowitz T, Ambrus J, Kurk J, et al. Evaluation technique for bileaflet mechanical valves. Heart Valve Dis. 2002, Mar; 11 (2):275-82.

5. St. Jude Medical MRI Safety Document.


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St. Jude Medical prosthetic heart valves are indicated for use as replacement valves in patients with a diseased, damaged, or malfunctioning native or prosthetic valve. Possible side effects for all valvular implants include, but are not limited to: regurgitation, thromboembolic phenomena, resistance to flow, infection, hemolysis, dysrhythmias, and prosthetic dehiscence or failure. Anticoagulation is recommended for patients with mechanical valve implants. Please see the physician’s manual for a full description of indications, contraindications, side effects, precautions, warnings and instructions for use.

100033292 – May 2012

Last Updated: January 02, 2019

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