Skip to Main Content

Video 17-09: Three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiographic imaging of a left ventricular assist device inflow cannula.

From: Clinical Manual and Review of Transesophageal Echocardiography, 3e

The cannula orifice can be seen directed towards the antero-septal wall in alignment with the direction of trans-mitral flow. The cannula is seen located at the apex; the inlet has no contact with the surrounding left ventricular walls.

11 secs
Author(s) J. Mauricio Del Rio, Carmelo A. Milano, Alina Nicoara
This content feature is supported on the following browsers:
Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer 11, Safari 7 and newer