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*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Rheumatic heart disease, unspec. (392) Rheumatic chorea (394) Diseases of mitral valve (395) Diseases of aortic valve (396) ... Ischemic heart disease, chronic, other (414.9) Ischemic heart disease, chronic, unspec. (415) Acute pulmonary heart disease ( ... Hyperkinetic heart disease (429.83) Takotsubo syndrome (429.89) Other ill-defined heart diseases (429.9) Heart disease ... Diseases of mitral and aortic valves (397) Diseases of other endocardial structures (398) Other rheumatic heart disease (401) ...
*  Percutaneous aortic valve replacement
... are increased in elderly patients and those with concomitant severe systolic heart failure or coronary artery disease, as well ... is the replacement of the aortic valve of the heart through the blood vessels (as opposed to valve replacement by open heart ... The devices are implanted without open heart surgery. The valve delivery system is inserted in the body, the valve is ... The delivery system is then fed slowly to the correct position at the aortic valve. The puncture in the heart is then sutured ...
*  Congenital heart defect
Notch1 is also associated with calcification of the aortic valve, the third most common cause of heart disease in adults. ... Congenital heart defects are known by a number of names including congenital heart anomaly, congenital heart disease, heart ... A congenital heart defect (CHD), also known as a congenital heart anomaly or congenital heart disease, is a problem in the ... Most congenital heart problems do not occur with other diseases. Complications that can result from heart defects include heart ...
*  Pimobendan
... is used in the management of heart failure in dogs, most commonly caused by myxomatous mitral valve disease (also ... survival time and improves quality of life in canine patients with congestive heart failure secondary to mitral valve disease ... on Survival Times in Dogs with Congestive Heart Failure Caused by Naturally Occurring Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease: The ... Other drugs may also be used as required to manage certain arrhythmias that are often associated with heart disease. ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter IX: Diseases of the circulatory system
... aortic and tricuspid valves (I09) Other rheumatic heart diseases (I09.0) Rheumatic myocarditis (I09.1) Rheumatic diseases of ... Other ill-defined heart diseases (I51.9) Heart disease, unspecified (I52) Other heart disorders in diseases classified ... Other specified pulmonary heart diseases (I27.9) Pulmonary heart disease, unspecified (I28) Other diseases of pulmonary vessels ... Hypertensive heart disease (I12) Hypertensive renal disease Hypertensive nephropathy (I13) Hypertensive heart disease and ...
*  Decellularization of porcine heart valve
... that can then be used for tissue engineering and valve replacement in humans inflicted with valvular disease. Decellularized ... Still these valves eventually calcify and durability of the valve is decreased. Decellularized porcine valves are calcified to ... Tissue Engineering of Heart Valves: Decellularized Porcine and Human Valve Scaffolds Differ Importantly in Residual Potential ... Immune Response in Patients Receiving a Bioprosthetic Heart Valve: Lack of Response with Decellularized Valves. Tissue ...
*  MitraClip
Once at the heart, echocardiography (ultrasound imaging) is used to position the device at the mitral valve. The device enters ... The risk of complications and mortality greatly increase in patients with other health conditions like liver disease, previous ... Open-heart surgery is the standard method of treatment for patients with mitral valve regurgitation, however it is very ... percutaneous method of heart treatment that is targeted for patients who have been denied surgery to fix mitral valve ...
*  Mitral valve prolapse
Rheumatic fever is common worldwide and responsible for many cases of damaged heart valves. Chronic rheumatic heart disease is ... is a valvular heart disease characterized by the displacement of an abnormally thickened mitral valve leaflet into the left ... is the heart valve that prevents the backflow of blood from the left ventricle into the left atrium of the heart. It is ... Heart complications may be long-term and severe, particularly if valves are involved. Rheumatic fever, since the advent of ...
*  Cardiovascular disease
... heart structure malformations existing at birth Rheumatic heart disease - heart muscles and valves damage due to rheumatic ... heart failure, hypertensive heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, cardiomyopathy, heart arrhythmia, congenital heart disease ... Coronary artery disease (also known as coronary heart disease and ischemic heart disease) Peripheral arterial disease - disease ... Cardiomyopathy - diseases of cardiac muscle Hypertensive heart disease - diseases of the heart secondary to high blood pressure ...
*  Nasiriyah Heart Center
... treating heart conditions like ischemic heart diseases, congenital heart defects, and heart valvular malfunction. The facility ... The surgical department usually does valve replacement surgeries, coronary artery bypass grafting, and repair of congenital ... The building is composed of 3 floors: the ground floor contains an outpatient clinic, the congenital heart defects department, ... Nasiriyah Heart Center is a medical center in Nasiriyah, Thi Qar governorate, Iraq, ...
*  Cardiac surgery
... to correct congenital heart disease; or to treat valvular heart disease from various causes, including endocarditis, rheumatic ... However, operations on the heart valves were unknown until, in 1925, Henry Souttar operated successfully on a young woman with ... Overview at American Heart Association "Congenital Heart Disease Surgical Corrective Procedures", a list of surgical procedures ... It is often used to treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, with coronary artery bypass grafting); ...
*  Amniotic stem cells
... a lifelong autologous fetal stem cell source for heart valve tissue engineering". The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 17 (4): ... where the cells prolonged survival of the animals by slowing down the progression of the disease. The same effect was observed ... acute graft-versus-host disease: a phase II study". Lancet. 371 (9624): 1579-1586. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(08)60690-X. PMID ... "Increased knee cartilage volume in degenerative joint disease using percutaneously implanted, autologous mesenchymal stem cells ...
*  Ventricular outflow tract obstruction
Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 2 (1): 80-93. PMID 7505702. CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link). ... Aortic valve stenosis Supravalvar aortic stenosis Coarctation of the aorta Hypoplastic left heart syndrome Bashore TM (2007). " ... Pulmonary atresia Pulmonary valve stenosis Hypoplastic right heart syndrome Tetralogy of Fallot A left ventricular outflow ... "Adult congenital heart disease: right ventricular outflow tract lesions". Circulation. 115 (14): 1933-1947. doi:10.1161/ ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Valvular: Mitral Valve
Health Conditions and Diseases Cardiovascular Disorders Heart Disease Valvular Mitral Valve 11 ... Information about mitral valve prolapse, detailed picture of the heart, diagnoses, evaluation and treatment. ... A collection of resources relating to mitral valve prolapse syndrome/dysautonomia and this disease. ... Information about mitral valve syndrome and related disorders, along with some pictures of how the valves work. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Valvular: Tricuspid Valve
... situated between the right atrium and the right ventricle of the heart. It allows the passage of blood from the atrium to the ... Health Conditions and Diseases Cardiovascular Disorders Heart Disease Valvular Tricuspid Valve 2 ... Valve with three cusps, situated between the right atrium and the right ventricle of the heart. It allows the passage of blood ...
*  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. ... 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. ... NHS Choices: Aortic Valve Replacement Provides information on this surgical procedure. Includes details of why it is used, ...
*  Heyde's syndrome
Pate GE, Chandavimol M, Naiman SC, Webb JG (2004). "Heyde's syndrome: a review". The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 13 (5): ... The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 13 (5): 713-6. ISSN 0966-8519. PMID 15473467. Batur P, Stewart WJ, Isaacson JH (2003). " ... acquired von Willebrand's disease and is an effective prophylactic agent for the reduction of bleeding during heart valve ... Gostout CJ (1995). "Angiodysplasia and aortic valve disease: let's close the book on this association". Gastrointestinal ...
*  Papillary fibroelastoma
The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 19 (5): 669-670. ISSN 0966-8519. PMID 21053748. Kalavakunta, Jagadeesh K.; Martin, David; ... A papillary fibroelastoma is a primary tumor of the heart that typically involves one of the valves of the heart. Papillary ... 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 ...
*  Marfan syndrome
Northwestern Memorial Center for Heart Valve Disease. Marfan syndrome Archived 2012-04-22 at the Wayback Machine. "About Marfan ... Leaky heart valve Malocclusion Micrognathia (small lower jaw) Mitral valve prolapse Myopia (near sightedness) Obstructive lung ... or leads to failure of the aortic or other valve, then surgery (possibly a composite aortic valve graft or valve-sparing aortic ... Surgery may be required to repair the aorta or replace a heart valve. It is recommended that hard exercise be avoided. About 1 ...
*  Serotonin receptor agonist
Hutcheson, J. D., Setola, V., Roth, B. L., & Merryman, W. D. (2011). Serotonin receptors and heart valve disease-it was meant ... implications for cardiac and pulmonary disease. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, 318(2), 604-610. Karila ...
*  Fenfluramine/phentermine
This disease typically involves the aortic and mitral valves. After reports of valvular heart disease and pulmonary ... Hutcheson, J. D.; Setola, V.; Roth, B. L.; Merryman, W. D. (2011). "Serotonin receptors and heart valve disease-It was meant 2B ... Follow up studies showed that for people who took the combination for 3 months or less, the rate of heart valve complications ... As of 1997, the FDA was continuing to receive reports of valvular heart disease in persons who had taken these drugs. ...
*  5-Hydroxytryptophan
"Serotonin mechanisms in heart valve disease II: the 5-HT2 receptor and its signaling pathway in aortic valve interstitial cells ... there may be a significant risk of heart valve disease from serotonin's effect on the heart. It has been suggested that 5-HTP ... "Long-term serotonin administration induces heart valve disease in rats". Circulation. 111 (12): 1517-22. doi:10.1161/01.CIR. ... as a treatment for symptoms of Parkinson's disease), 5-HTP causes nausea and vomiting; however this can be alleviated via ...
*  Dilated cardiomyopathy
Complications can include heart failure, heart valve disease, or an irregular heartbeat. Causes include genetics, alcohol, ... Thyroid disease Inflammatory diseases such as sarcoidosis and connective tissue diseases Tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy ... but only in the presence of ischemic heart disease A person suffering from dilated cardiomyopathy may have an enlarged heart, ... It is a type of cardiomyopathy, a group of diseases that primarily affects the heart muscle. The diagnosis may be supported by ...
*  Aortic stenosis
"The association of heart valve diseases with coronary artery dominance". The Journal of Heart Valve Disease. 19 (3): 389-93. ... Rutherford SD, Braunwald E (1992). "Chronic ischaemic heart disease". In Braunwald E. Heart disease: A textbook of ... The association of heart valve diseases with a dominant left coronary circulation - European Heart Journal, 2009; 30:682 Morris ... A bicuspid aortic valve affects about one to two percent of the population while rheumatic heart disease mostly occurring in ...
*  Mitral valve stenosis
Mitral stenosis is a valvular heart disease characterized by the narrowing of the orifice of the mitral valve of the heart. ... fabry disease, and rheumatoid arthritis. hurler' disease, hunter's disease, amyloidosis. The normal area of the mitral valve ... because of increased force in closing the mitral valve. The first heart sound is made by the mitral and tricuspid heart valves ... Uncommon causes of mitral stenosis are calcification of the mitral valve leaflets, and as a form of congenital heart disease. ...
*  Atrioventricular node
... or AV node is a part of the electrical conduction system of the heart that coordinates the top of the heart. It electrically ... Atrioventricular conduction disease (AV block) describes impairment of the electrical continuity between the atria and ... tricuspid valve, and interatrial septum. Junctional rhythm Gray, Huon H.; Keith D. Dawkins; Iain A. Simpson; John M. Morgan ( ... Contraction of heart muscle cells requires depolarization and repolarization of their cell membranes. Movement of ions across ...
*  Sick sinus syndrome
Tachycardia-bradycardia syndrome is often associated with ischemic heart disease and heart valve disease. Even though many ... Coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, and aortic and mitral valve diseases may be associated with sick sinus syndrome, ... Sick sinus syndrome (SSS), also called sinus dysfunction, or sinoatrial node disease ("SND"), is a group of abnormal heart ... disease, and cardiomyopathies. Abnormal heart rhythms are often caused or worsened by medications such as digoxin, calcium ...