Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty for fetal critical aortic stenosis - guidance (IPG613)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Publication date:
09 May 2018


Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty for fetal critical aortic stenosis. This involves placing a catheter into the baby’s heart, while the baby is still in the womb. The aim is to help the heart develop properly.

This guidance replaces NICE interventional procedures guidance on percutaneous fetal balloon valvuloplasty for aortic stenosis (IPG175).

Next review: May 2021

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