aortic stenosis

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abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve

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That's been especially true with regard to aortic stenosis (AS), the cardiologist said.
Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation for aortic stenosis in patients who cannot undergo surgery.
The new CoreValve size may give many patients with severe aortic stenosis their first chance at a treatment alternative to optimal medical management or open-heart surgery.
As the population ages, we are seeing more and more aortic stenosis in our practice.
In aortic stenosis, the aortic valve narrows and does not open fully.
Five weeks on, Rudy, who has critical aortic stenosis, is recovering well.
This new and evolving technology for the management of aortic stenosis in high-risk patients requires dual antiplatelet therapy with aspirin and clopidogrel for three to six months following the procedure (according to individual manufacturers' instructions).
Including common and uncommon presentations and problems needing immediate diagnosis, cases are accompanied by color radiographs (both CT and MRI) with annotations and descriptions, imaging findings, clinical presentation, the definitive diagnosis, and essential facts for diseases from myocardial infarction to aortic stenosis.
Valvular aortic stenosis (AS) is typically the result of degenerative changes in an otherwise normally structured aortic valve, rheumatic valve disease, or a congenitally bicuspid aortic valve.
The Houghton Kepier Sports College pupil, of Fenton Terrace, East Herrington, who suffered from aortic stenosis, was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital but died shortly afterwards.
Jordan, who suffered from a heart condition, aortic stenosis, was out with a school friend at about 12.
Physical examination showed a systolic murmur and an echocardiogram showed aortic stenosis.
Congenital aortic stenosis puts individuals at risk of sudden death in physical activity.