*  Heart Valve disease - Posts
My 9 yr old daughter was diagonosed with bicuspid aortic valve disease with mild aortic ins... ... 50 year old woman with trace aortic triscuspid and mitral regurgitation also cusp seperati... ...
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*  Heart Valve Disease | National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Sometimes an aortic valve may have three flaps, but two flaps are fused together and act as one flap. This is called a bicuspid ... Doctors also may use a catheter to replace faulty aortic valves. This procedure is called transcatheter aortic valve ... The aortic and mitral valves most often are affected. Symptoms of heart valve damage often don't appear until many years after ... At the same time, the aortic valve opens to allow blood to flow from the left ventricle into the aorta. The aorta carries ...
  https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-topics/heart-valve-disease
*  Bicuspid aortic valve - Pediatric Heart - MedHelp
Hello I have a son who was born with a bicuspid aortic valve with moderate aortic stenosis which he got from his father. I have ... Hello I have a son who was born with a bicuspid aortic valve with moderate aortic stenosis which he got from his father. I have ... You are correct: bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) occurs in males, with a ratio of about 3:1, based on surgical and ... BAV can be associated with aortic valve stenosis, insufficiency, and prolapse, as well as aortic root dilation. In regards to ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Pediatric-Heart/Bicuspid-aortic-valve/show/969796
*  Bicuspid aortic valve - Pediatric Heart - MedHelp
I recently discovered that my fourteen year old son has a bicuspid aortic valve. He had been experiencing quite a few episodes ... A bicuspid aortic valve is a common congenital heart valve abnormality where the aortic valve has 2 functional leaflets instead ... I recently discovered that my fourteen year old son has a bicuspid aortic valve. He had been experiencing quite a few episodes ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Pediatric-Heart/Bicuspid-aortic-valve/show/1260863
*  The Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Circulation
The association of bicuspid aortic valve with aortic aneurysm and dissection suggests the possibility that a bicuspid valve, at ... bicuspid and tricuspid aortic valves by decade in adults having aortic valve replacement for isolated aortic stenosis. ... In addition, a bicuspid aortic valve is present in ,50% of patients with aortic coarctation8 and in 10% to 12% of women with ... Bicuspid aortic valves are associated with aortic dilatation out of proportion to coexistent valvular lesions. Circulation. ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/111/7/832
*  bicuspid aortic valve disease - Heart Disease - MedHelp
my recent echo shows following results: Mitral Valve; Normal, Aortic Valve; moderate AI,Pulmonary Valve; Nor... ... My doctor says I have severe aortic insufficiency with no aortic stenosis, aortic annulus: 2.7cm, my problem is that one Doctor ... My doctor says I have severe aortic insufficiency with no aortic stenosis, aortic annulus: 2.7cm, my problem is that one Doctor ... bicuspid aortic valve disease. I am a male 28 years old, 89 kgs weight and 180cm hight. I have been diagnosed to have BAVD. my ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Heart-Disease/bicuspid-aortic-valve-disease/show/1589183
*  Bicuspid Aortic Valve Cause - Heart Disease - MedHelp
... leaving a functional bicuspid valve with prolapse and moderate leakage. My question... ... My echocardiagram results showed that the aortic valve had three leaflets but that two of the leaflets were fused, ... Bicuspid Aortic Valve Cause. My echocardiagram results showed that the aortic valve had three leaflets but that two of the ... My question is how did these leaflets fuse? What causes them to fuse? It is my understanding that the aortic valve can be ...
  https://www.medhelp.org/posts/Heart-Disease/Bicuspid-Aortic-Valve-Cause/show/598376
*  Bicuspid Aortic Valve Diagnosed during Life | The BMJ
Bicuspid Aortic Valve Diagnosed during Life Br Med J 1946; 1 :609 ... Bicuspid Aortic Valve Diagnosed during Life. Br Med J 1946; 1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.4450.609-a (Published 20 April ...
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*  Echocardiographic Recognition of the Congenital Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Circulation
In contrast marked eccentricity of the aortic valve cusp echoes in diastole could be demonstrated in all with bicuspid aortic ... with tricuspid aortic valves and high (range 1.5-5.6) with bicuspid aortic valves (P , 0.001). This index was not significantly ... Echocardiographic Recognition of the Congenital Bicuspid Aortic Valve. NAVIN C. NANDA, RAYMOND GRAMIAK, JAMES MANNING, EARLE B ... 9 with aortic valve disease and 7 without aortic valve disease) who had proven tricuspid aortic valves was also studied. ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/49/5/870
*  International Bicuspid Aortic Valve Consortium (BAVCon) - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease Thoracic Aortic Disease in Patients With a Bicuspid Aortic Valve ... Bicuspid aortic valve disease [ Time Frame: 10 years ]. The first specific aim is to identify the genetic causes of bicuspid ... Bicuspid aortic valve disease. Thoracic aortic disease. Genetics. Echocardiography. Cardiac CT. Cardiac MRI. ... The development of thoracic aortic disease in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease [ Time Frame: 10 years ]. The second ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01980797?recr=Open&cond=%22Aortic+Valve+Stenosis%22&rank=6
*  Morphology of bicuspid aortic valve influences outcomes
HealthDay)-The morphology of bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) malformations plays an important role in outcomes, according to a ... Morphology of bicuspid aortic valve influences outcomes. October 19, 2012 The morphology of bicuspid aortic valve malformations ... Northwestern launches comprehensive program for patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease. July 3, 2012 Bicuspid aortic valve ... native BAV and 48 matching subjects with tricuspid aortic valves for the morphology and size of the aortic valve, aortic root, ...
  https://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-10-morphology-bicuspid-aortic-valve-outcomes.html
*  Genetic Risks for Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Genetic Risks for Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the ... patients must have a bicuspid or unicuspid aortic valve, documented by clinical history or imaging studies. If the aortic valve ... Bicuspid Aortic Valve (BAV) is the most common congenital heart malformation in adults, but very little is known about the ... Aortic valve replacement surgery [ Time Frame: 10 years ]. Secondary Outcome Measures : *Aortic enlargement [ Time Frame: 10 ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01823432?term=%22Congenital+Heart+Defects%22&lup_s=03%2F25%2F2013&lup_d=14&show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14
*  Adults with Bicuspid Aortic Valves Have No Increase in Mortality | Medpage Today
... bicuspid aortic valve -- may have more cardiac events, but did not have a greater risk of mortality than healthy adults, ... project that many young adults with bicuspid aortic valve will eventually need intervention for aortic valve disease or aortic ... The 10-year survival rate for adults with bicuspid aortic valve was 96% versus 97% in the general population, according to ... Explain to interested patients that this report suggests that bicuspid aortic valves do not increase mortality risk, despite a ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/thoracicsurgery/10933
*  The diagnosis of a non-stenotic bicuspid aortic valve. | Heart
... in the absence of other signs of aortic stenosis, indicates a non-stenotic, bicuspid aortic valve. Confirmation of aortic ... Follow-up of a group of subjects in whom an aortic ejection sound was the only abnormal finding revealed a bicuspid aortic ... This proved a more sensitive indicator of a bicuspid aortic valve than the finding of an eccentric aortic valve closure line. ... High speed echophonocardiographic studies in 15 subjects with aortic stenosis and known to have bicuspid valves, showed the ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/40/9/941
*  Surgery for Aortic Valvular Disease with Congenital Bicuspid Aortic Valve
... (Cardiovascular Surgery, Kochi Municipal Hospital, ... An increase of aortic valvular disease associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve is observed due to the relative ... A total of 24 patients with aortic valvular disease associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve underwent surgical ... We performed aortic valve replacement in 22 patients, aortic root replacement in 1 patient and aortic root remodeling in 1 ...
  http://square.umin.ac.jp/jscvs/eng/journal/vol30-2/59.html
*  Genetic Risks for Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease - No Study Results Posted - ClinicalTrials.gov
Genetic Risks for Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT01823432?show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14
*  Patient Success Story - Leo Hernandez, Bicuspid Aortic Valve
... who is running sprint triathlons after bicuspid aortic valve surgery by Dr. Richard Shemin. ... As you might recall, I first posted about Leo in 2009 after his bicuspid aortic valve was replaced Doctor Richard Shemin, MD at ... Three Years After Aortic Valve Replacement, Leo Transforms Into A "Sprint" Triathlete. Posted by Adam Pick, November 2, 2012 ... To let you know, it's been now 3 years and 9 months since my aortic valve replacement by Dr. Richard Shemin on January 6, 2009. ...
  https://www.heart-valve-surgery.com/heart-surgery-blog/2012/11/02/bicuspid-valve-patient-story-richard-shemin-md/
*  Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Care Instructions
This is called a bicuspid aortic valve.. A bicuspid aortic valve makes certain heart problems, like aortic valve stenosis and ... One of these valves, the aortic valve, usually has three flaps, or leaflets. But sometimes people are born with an aortic valve ... In aortic valve stenosis, the valve has narrowed. Your heart has to work harder to pump blood throughout your body. Symptoms ... In aortic valve regurgitation, the valve does not close properly. Some of the blood leaks back (regurgitates) through the valve ...
  https://myhealth.alberta.ca/health/AfterCareInformation/pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=ug5699
*  ASA, bicuspid aortic valve and migraines - Heart & Cardiovascular Disease - HealingWell.com Forum
I have recently been told I have atrial septal aneurysm, and a bicuspid aortic valve...the migraines with aura I've had since I ... HealingWell.com Forum , Diseases & Conditions , Heart & Cardiovascular Disease , ASA, bicuspid aortic valve and migraines ... They have recently re-surfaced and I have just found out that I have 2plus aortic regurgitation due to sclerosis around my mech ...
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*  Subtypes of bicuspid aortic valves in coarctation of the aorta
... Rinnström, Daniel Umeå University, Faculty of Medicine, ... Bicuspid aortic valves (BAVs) represent a wide morphologic and functional spectrum. In coarctation of the aorta, BAVs are ... Coarctation of the aorta, Bicuspid aortic valves, Congenital heart disease, Cardiovascular magnetic resonance, Cardiovascular ... 24.2 ± 3.5 mm, p = 0.040) compared with tricuspid aortic valves (TAVs). Moderate and severe aortic valve disease was more ...
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*  Bicuspid aortic valve | Radiology Reference Article | Radiopaedia.org
They are most often congenital while an acquired bicuspid valve occurs when there is fibrous fusion... ... refers to a spectrum of deformed aortic valves with two functional leaflets or cusps which are often unequal in size. ... Bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) refers to a spectrum of deformed aortic valves with two functional leaflets or cusps which are ... Bicuspid aortic valve: four-dimensional MR evaluation of ascending aortic systolic flow patterns. Radiology. 2010;255 (1): 53- ...
  https://radiopaedia.org/articles/bicuspid-aortic-valve
*  Bicuspid Aortic Valve Associated With Aortic Dilatation | Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
Bicuspid aortic valve cases were from a study entitled Initially Normally-Functioning Bicuspid Aortic Valve Project approved by ... Bicuspid Aortic Valve Associated With Aortic Dilatation. A Community-Based Study. Vuyisile T. Nkomo, Maurice Enriquez-Sarano, ... the presence of a bicuspid aortic valve remained a statistically significant independent predictor of aortic dimensions (aortic ... Aortic aneurysm in patients with functionally normal or minimally stenotic bicuspid aortic valve. Am J Cardiol. 1991; 67: 781- ...
  http://atvb.ahajournals.org/content/23/2/351
*  Familial Aorto-Cervicocephalic Arterial Dissections and Congenitally Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Stroke
Association of aortic dilatation with regurgitant, stenotic, and functionally normal bicuspid aortic valves. J Am Coll Cardiol. ... Dissecting aortic aneurysm associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve. Circulation. 1978;57:1022-1025. ... Coarctation of the aorta, bicuspid aortic valve and abnormal ascending aortic wall. Am J Cardiol. 1988;61:182-184. ... Sadee AS, Becker AE, Verheul HA, Bouma B, Hoedemaker G. Aortic valve regurgitation and the congenitally bicuspid aortic valve: ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/26/10/1935.full
*  The bicuspid aortic valve and its relation to aortic dilation
Keywords: Aortic dilation, Aortic valve disorder, Bicuspid aortic valve, Cholesterol, Left main coronary artery ... The bicuspid aortic valve and its relation to aortic dilation. Shi-Min Yuan,I,II Hua Jing,II and Jacob LaveeI ... an aortic aneurysm or an aortic dissection. It can also be associated with aortic coarctation and Marfan's syndrome.1 Aortic ... Aortic dimensions in patients with bicuspid aortic valve without significant valve dysfunction. Am J Cardiol. 2005;95:292-4. [ ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2882544/
*  Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve | Circulation
Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve. Shobha S Natarajan, Andrew C ... Introduction: Abnormal aortic wall properties have been reported in patients with isolated bicuspid aortic valve (IBAV) even in ... Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve ... Abstract 19684: Abnormal Aortic Wall Properties in Children with Isolated Bicuspid Aortic Valve ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/130/Suppl_2/A19684