Al, the article said if someone has aortic valve replacement with mechanical at age 35, their life expectancy is 16-22 years. If that same person had a tissue valve, the life expectancy is 27 years.What is CTA TAVR?
Background Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is an established alternative to surgery for patients with severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis who are not suitable candidates for surgical replacement of the aortic valve. The computed tomography (CT) technologist has a critical role in the care of patients undergoing TAVR.What is the leaking heart valve life expectancy?
In some patients, a leaky heart valve remains in the same condition lifelong , not causing any trouble; while in some it may develop rapidly leading to heart failure. Therefore, it can be said that life expectancy with leaking heart valves is quite relative and can vary from person to person.