What is Pulmonary Valve Replacement?

Category: Surgeries


The pulmonary valve is located between the right ventricle and the pulmonary artery. Replacement of the pulmonary valve may be necessary if medical treatments are no able to prevent back flow of blood due to valve incompetence.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Pulmonary Valve Replacement

Side effect Patients Percentage
Muscle fatigue 1


Stopped having Pulmonary Valve Replacement

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Pulmonary Valve Replacement.