Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm Medication

Updated: Dec 14, 2020
  • Author: Arnold S Baas, MD, FACC, FACP; Chief Editor: Yasmine S Ali, MD, MSCI, FACC, FACP  more...
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Medication Summary

Surgery is the definitive therapy for sinus of Valsalva aneurysm (SVA). Depending on the clinical presentation, perioperative medical management consists of (1) relieving heart failure symptoms; (2) treating arrhythmia, if present; and (3) treating endocarditis, if present. The reader is encouraged to read corresponding articles for appropriate medication therapy.

See the American Heart Association (AHA) and/or American College of Cardiology (ACC) guidelines on: