Meaning : Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Category : Medical
Sub Category :Procedure
Type : Initialism
What does TAVR mean or stand for ?
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement is an open heart surgery where one of the heart valves are replaced by a cardiac thoracic surgeon.Valve replacement is almost as common as a cardiac bypass graft operation and is attributed to an unhealthy sedentary lifestyle.