orifice

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an open space allowing passage

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Further investigation with transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) disclosed prolapse of the posterior mitral leaflet with severe eccentric mitral insufficiency jet flow directing to opposite site of effected leaflet and also no characteristic features for single mitral orifice.
As also reported by Ormistron et al in their study, the corrected mitral orifice area (in reference with Body Surface Area) due to systole was 3.