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*  Cardiac catheterization
These comorbidity conditions include, aortic aneurysm, aortic stenosis, diabetes, obesity, renal insufficiency, unstable angina ... and catheterization of cardiac chambers and valves of the cardiac system. "Cardiac catheterization" is a general term for a ... shape of the heart vessels and chambers and how they change as the heart beats Catheterization of cardiac chambers and valves ... can be used to diagnose or assess severity of valvular stenosis by measuring elevated pressure gradients across cardiac valves ...
*  Percutaneous aortic valve replacement
The valve delivery system is inserted in the body, the valve is positioned and then implanted inside the diseased aortic valve ... Percutaneous aortic valve replacement (PAVR), also known as transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) or transcatheter ... Until recently, surgical aortic valve replacement was the standard of care in adults with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis. ... "Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Devices". Retrieved December 2013. Agarwal S, et al. (Feb 2015). "Transcatheter aortic ...
*  Valve replacement
Aortic valve replacement Mitral valve replacement Tricuspid valve replacement Pulmonary valve replacement Current aortic valve ... Scapulae-based aortic valve replacement. Catheter replacement of the aortic valve (called trans-aortic valve replacement or ... Valve replacement surgery is the replacement of one or more of the heart valves with either an artificial heart valve or a ... In those between 50 and 70 years of age bioprosthetic and mechanical aortic valves have similar overall outcomes with respect ...
*  Mitral valve prolapse
All had severe eccentric mitral regurgitation (MR). (One had severe aortic regurgitation (AR) also.) One had flail posterior ... Mitral valve prolapse (MVP; a.k.a. floppy mitral valve syndrome, systolic click murmur syndrome or billowing mitral leaflet) is ... 59 (5). Mitral Valve Prolapse at eMedicine Rodgers, Ellie (May 11, 2004). "Mitral Valve Regurgitation". Healthwise, on Yahoo. ... Prior to the strict criteria for the diagnosis of mitral valve prolapse, as described above, the incidence of mitral valve ...
*  Transesophageal echocardiogram
Aortic dissections are another important condition where TEE is very helpful. TEE can also help the surgeon during the ... TEE is very useful during many cardiac surgical procedures (e.g., mitral valve repair). It is actually an essential monitoring ... In adults, several structures can be evaluated and imaged better with the TEE, including the aorta, pulmonary artery, valves of ...
*  Aortic valve
... replacement is a surgical procedure in which a patient's aortic valve is replaced by a different valve. The aortic ... The Aortic Valve and Aortic Sinuses" Aortic Valve, Bicuspid at eMedicine Hans-Joachim Schäfers: Current treatment of aortic ... can often have a bicuspid aortic valve as one of its symptoms. Aortic valve repair or aortic valve reconstruction describes the ... the aortic pressure forces the aortic valve to close. The closure of the aortic valve contributes the A2 component of the ...
*  Aortic valve replacement
... Information for Patients Information on Aortic Valve Replacement Animation of Aortic Valve Replacement ... Aortic valve replacement is a procedure in which a patient's failing aortic valve is replaced with an artificial heart valve. ... the valve can either become leaky (aortic insufficiency) or partially blocked (aortic stenosis). Current aortic valve ... aortic valve replacement became accepted therapy for patients with severe aortic insufficiency or regurgitation. Aortic valve ...
*  Aortic valve repair
... of the aortic valve. Thus, congenital aortic stenosis may be treated by aortic valve repair. In acquired aortic stenosis valve ... In most instances aortic valve repair will be performed for aortic regurgitation (insufficiency). Aortic valve repair may also ... aortic valve. The colleagues of Dwight Harken reported in 1958 on their experience with aortic valve repair for aortic ... is created for the aortic valve. Thus, a bicuspid valve is created which results in near-normal function of the aortic valve. ...
*  Quadricuspid aortic valve
... and aortic valve replacement, usually with a synthetic valve. Quadricuspid aortic valves are very rare cardiac valvular ... A short-axis ultrasound of the aortic valve allows for the best view of the aortic valve, and gives a clear indication of the ... Zhu, J., Zhang, J., Wu, S., Zhang, Y., Ding, F., & Mei, J. (2013). Congenital quadricuspid aortic valve associated with aortic ... Tutarel, O. (2004). The quadricuspid aortic valve: a comprehensive review. The Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 13(4), 534-537. ...
*  Bicuspid aortic valve
... (BAV) is an inherited form of heart disease in which two of the leaflets of the aortic valve fuse during ... July 2013). "Aortic dilation in bicuspid aortic valve disease: flow pattern is a major contributor and differs with valve ... Notable complications of BAV include narrowing of the aortic valve opening, backward blood flow at the aortic valve, dilation ... Most patients with bicuspid aortic valve whose valve becomes dysfunctional will need careful follow-up and potentially valve ...
*  Aortic valve area calculation
... is an indirect method of determining the area of the aortic valve (aortic valve area or AVA). The ... Aortic Valve Area (cm 2 ) = LVOT diameter 2 ⋅ 0.78540 ⋅ LVOT VTI Aortic Valve VTI {\displaystyle {\text{Aortic Valve Area (cm ... The Gorlin equation states that the aortic valve area is equal to the flow through the aortic valve during ventricular systole ... Aortic Valve area (cm 2 ) ≈ Cardiac Output ( litre min ) Peak to Peak Gradient (mmHg) {\displaystyle {\text{Aortic Valve area ( ...
*  Valve-sparing aortic root replacement
Aortic aneurysm Aortic dissection Marfan syndrome Chapter 31: Aortic Valve Repair and Aortic Valve-Sparing Operations by Tirone ... It involves replacement of the aortic root without replacement of the aortic valve. Two similar procedures were developed, one ... David T, Feindel C (1992). "An aortic valve-sparing operation for patients with aortic incompetence and aneurysm of the ... Valve-sparing aortic root replacement (also known as the David procedure) is a cardiac surgery procedure which is used to treat ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Valvular: Aortic Valve
Valve between the left ventricle and the aorta that prevents blood from flowing from the aorta back into the heart. ... NHS Choices: Aortic Valve Replacement Provides information on this surgical procedure. Includes details of why it is used, ... Health Conditions and Diseases Cardiovascular Disorders Heart Disease Valvular Aortic Valve 6 ... Valve between the left ventricle and the aorta that prevents blood from flowing from the aorta back into the heart. ...
*  Nonbacterial thrombotic endocarditis
... mitral valve > aortic valve > tricuspid valve > pulmonary valve Grossly, vegetations form along lines of valve closure and are ... is a form of endocarditis in which small sterile vegetations are deposited on the valve leaflets. Formerly known as marantic ... The disease affects the valves with the following predilection: ...
*  Russell M. Nelson
In an indication of his surgical skill, a 1968 case series of his aortic valve replacements demonstrated an exceptionally low ... Later, he performed the same operation on future LDS Church president Spencer W. Kimball, replacing his damaged aortic valve. ... Nelson, RM; Jenson, CB; Jones, KW (October 1968). "Aortic valve replacement". The Annals of thoracic surgery. 6 (4): 343-50. ... In 1960, he performed one of the first-ever repairs of tricuspid valve regurgitation. His patient was a Latter-day Saint stake ...
*  List of OMIM disorder codes
SLC6A4 Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4; 132900; MYH11 Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 6; 611788; ACTA2 Aortic valve ... MAPT Supravalvar aortic stenosis; 185500; ELN Surfactant metabolism dysfunction, pulmonary, 1; 265120; SFTPB Surfactant ...
*  Secondary hypertension
Aortic valve disease: unclear cause. Aortic valve disease most often results from longstanding hypertension according to ...
*  Vilém Dušan Lambl
... especially in the Aortic Valve. Lambl's excrescences: Small fibrin deposits on the aortic valve. Vilem Dusan Lambl @ Who Named ...
*  GSIS-Meralco bribery case
... and aortic valve stenosis (AS)." Reyes's physician, Dr. Francisco Lukban, however, later declared him stable. Associate Justice ...
*  Jordin Kare
Jordin's aortic valve is failing. He is having surgery June 28 to replace..., by Mary Kay Kare, on Twitter; published June 21, ... In June 2017, Kare's wife Mary Kay announced via Twitter that his aortic valve was failing and needed to be replaced. On July ...
*  ADINA
"Simulation of Aortic Valve Tech Brief". ADINA R & D, Official Webpage. "ADINA Multiphysics, Official Webpage". "ADINA CAD/CAE ...
*  Donald S. Miller
Garcia, D (2000). "Assessment of Aortic Valve Stenosis Severity". Circulation. 101: 765-771. doi:10.1161/01.cir.101.7.765. ...
*  Donald Ross (surgeon)
He has said that his interest had lain "particularly with the valves-especially the aortic valve-but, in general, anything that ... it involves replacing a patient's damaged aortic valve with his or her own pulmonary valve. Ross believed that, "with care, the ... Ross D.N. (1967). "Replacement of aortic and mitral valves with a pulmonary autograft". Lancet. 2: 956. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736( ... In 1962 Ross introduced the use of homografts to replace diseased aortic valves. He used a technique of subcoronary ...
*  Winged scapula
August 2009). "Winged scapula after aortic valve replacement". Ann Thorac Surg. 1 (87): 1277-1279. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur. ...
*  Papillary fibroelastoma
In the case of aortic valve involvement, excision of the tumor is often valve-sparing, meaning that replacement of the valve ... Takada A, Saito K, Ro A, Tokudome S, Murai T (2000). "Papillary fibroelastoma of the aortic valve: a sudden death case of ... Westhof FB, Chryssagis K, Liangos A, Batz G, Diegeler A (2007). "Aortic valve leaflet reconstruction after excision of a ... Kumbala D, Sharp T, Kamalesh M (2008). ""Perilous pearl"--papillary fibroelastoma of aortic valve: a case report and literature ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
392) Rheumatic chorea (394) Diseases of mitral valve (395) Diseases of aortic valve (396) Diseases of mitral and aortic valves ... Aortic aneurysm and dissection (441.0) Aortic Dissection (441.3) Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, ruptured (441.4) Abdominal aortic ... aortic, NOS (424.2) Valvular disorder, tricuspid, NOS (424.3) Valvular disorder, pulmonic, NOS (425) Cardiomyopathy (425.0) ... Aneurysm, w/o rupture (441.9) Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, unspecified (442) Other aneurysm (443) Other peripheral vascular ...
*  Pulse
Pulsus bisferiens: an unusual physical finding typically seen in patients with aortic valve diseases. If the aortic valve does ... It is seen in aortic valve stenosis. Pulsus paradoxus: a condition in which some heartbeats cannot be detected at the radial ... It is caused by a stiffened aortic valve that makes it progressively harder to open, thus requiring increased generation of ... such as aortic outflow tract obstruction, mitral stenosis, aortic arch syndrome) etc. A bounding pulse signifies high pulse ...