mitral stenosis


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Synonyms for mitral stenosis

obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)

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There was very severe mitral stenosis (mitral valve area calculated by planimetry was 0.
Amongst the CHD patients, 5 out of 11, or 45% had ASD and 6 had VSD (55%), whereas, among the 29 patients of Acquired heart disease group, 24 (83%) had Mitral Stenosis, 3 (10%) had Mitral Regurgitation and 2 (7%) had Dilated Cardiomyopathy.
Results: A total of 99 patients with severe isolated mitral stenosis who had undergone successful PTMC were studied.
Congenital mitral stenosis, subvalvular aortic stenosis, and congestive heart failure in a duck.
Severe mitral stenosis patients should not receive these novel anticoagulant agents.
In myxomas, sometimes mitral valve function is disturbed by the obstruction of the valve, which mimics mitral stenosis, reduces cardiac output, and exaggerates mitral stenosis.
For example, secondary pulmonary hypertension can be caused by chronic obstructive lung disease (chronic bronchitis and emphysema), left ventricular failure, mitral stenosis, obstructive sleep apnea, pulmonary embolism, scleroderma, neuromuscular disease, and interstitial lung disease.
Among 64 previously reported cases of PA dissection, 34 had underlying cardiac disease, most commonly congenital heart diseases including PDA and 07 had rheumatic mitral stenosis.
Hoarseness caused by left VFP can be due to diseases of the heart (cardiomegaly or mitral stenosis with gross enlargement of the left atrium), aorta (aortic arch aneurysm), esophagus (carcinoma), thyroid (carcinoma), or mediastinal lymph nodes (bronchial carcinoma, sarcoidosis, TB, lymphoma, or silicosis).
The autopsy case presented here of a relatively young female with a several month history of apparent heart failure and recent echo diagnosis of mitral stenosis illustrates the highly characteristic mitral valvulopathy of chronic RHD.
This guide outlines the principles of echocardiography and intracardiac echocardiography and how to obtain and interpret images of the aortic and mitral valves, aortic and mitral stenosis and insufficiency, tricuspid and pulmonic valve disease, prosthetic valves, infective endocarditis, the left ventricle, coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathies, and diastolic dysfunction and echocardiographic hemodynamics.
Irene, of Glenburn, Paisley, has a condition called mitral stenosis - a narrowing of the heart's mitral valve in the heart which restricts blood flow.
Electrocardiography showed an atrial fibrillation with a right bundle branch bloc, while echocardiography revealed a mitral stenosis with a mitral area of 0.
This subanalysis from the company's Phase III ARISTOTLE trial reportedly evaluated Eliquis compared to warfarin in 4,808 patients with or without other types of valvular heart disease (VHD) who were eligible for enrollment in the ARISTOTLE trial, including mitral regurgitation, mitral stenosis, aortic regurgitation, aortic stenosis, tricuspid regurgitation, or valve surgery.