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Why mitral valve replacement carries poorer outcome than aortic valve replacement ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor disorders that require mitral and aortic valve replacement are Degenerative , calcific  aortic stenosis and regurgitation. Rheumatic mitral, aortic valve disease. Ischemic heart disease -Ischemic...
Can mitral valve act as a safety valve in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor                                     Competence of mitral valve is vital  for proper hemodynamics... improvement .   Can mitral valve act as controlled safety valve allowing only a trivial or mild...
I’ve Been Diagnosed with Mitral Valve Disease – Now What? by Lucy J. Patient Expert The mitral valve sits between the left atrium and the left ventricle – it acts as the valve... from the heart and sends it on its journey around the body with fresh oxygen. The mitral valve...
Mitral valve prolapse and panic disorder. by Eric W. Patient Expert Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a condition in which the heart's mitral valve doesn't function... from what should be my focus vis-a-vis panic: namely, how to accept and cope with its presence in my life. Does mitral valve...
What are the components of mitral valve apparatus? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor                                        The mitral valve is the most important cardiac valve... in this valve can result in immediate raise in pulmonary capillary pressure.Mitral valve is  hemodynamically...
Mitral valve prolapse : Finally . . . facts are trying to prevail over fiction ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor   Ever since  Barlow reported  this entity , mitral valve prolapse was made  a fascinating... .A redundant  lengthy chrordae  folds unfolds  making a noise. Mitral valve as such may not  prolapse into LA...
The “must read” books on Intra-operative transesophageal echo and mitral valve repair ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Mitral valve can be termed as  the most important valve of heart . The reason... the  ultimate outcome in any form CAD ! ) So , indirectly mitral valve function will invariably be affected...
What is the effect of VPDs on mitral valve motion by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor while imaging the heart.It is often missed if one do not concentrate on the mitral valve motion. Note :The VPD convert the typical M pattern into a inverted U pattern in mitral valve. One...
When VPDs continuously bombard the ventricle . . . Mitral valve begins to leak ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor are integral  part of mitral valve apparatus  .Hence  it  wouldn’t  be a surprise to note  abnormally timed ventricular contraction  can  have a major impact  on mitral valve function. When ventricles  prematurely...
When mitral valve gets fatigued . . . AML moves differently ! by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor mechanisms underlying Trifid motion of AML    The plane of  M-mode cut  will change the  mitral valve motion .(May  be this is most common ).M-mode at tip of mitral valve may be trifid  ,however a little...

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