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Number of Aortic Valve Replacements

How many aortic valve replacements have been had in the U.S.?

Around 70,000.

There are around 70,000 Americans undergoing aortic valve replacements each year. This is according to a 2009 interview by the University of Maryland Medical Center with Dr. Jamie Brown, an expert in minimally invasive aortic valve replacement.

This fact is verified on : February 18, 2010.

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