aortic valve


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aortic valve

[ā′ȯrd·ik ′valv]
(anatomy)
A heart valve comprising three flaps which guards the passage from the left ventricle to the aorta and prevents the backward flow of blood.
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About Aortic Valve Disease Aortic valve disease results in dysfunction of the aortic valve, one of the four valves that control the flow of blood in and out of the heart.
Those with aortic valve replacement should have an INR that is 2.
The Lotus Aortic Valve System(TM) is an investigational device, limited by applicable law to investigational use and not available for sale.
Our work suggests that calcification of the aortic valve may be a manifestation of a mutation in Notchl or related genes," Dr.
Our case report describes an extremely rare condition, in which a pregnant patient developed bacterial Endocarditis of a congenitally bicuspid aortic valve from Enterococcus faecalis infection and underwent successful aortic valve replacement with a homograft valve.
The TAVR technology gives our doctors the ability to offer patients a more productive lifestyle in this phase of their life with specialized treatments for aortic valve and thoracic aortic diseases.
The aortic valve is located between the pumping chamber on the left side of the heart and the aorta, which is a major artery.
This report provides insights into Aortic Valve Disease epidemiology with key indicators such as prevalence and incidence before analyzing the patient flow in seven European Markets - France, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia and Turkey.
Echocardiography revealed a calcified stenotic bicuspid aortic valve with trace aortic regurgitation, and a small mobile mass attached to the aortic valve was seen.
Muscat: The Sultan Qaboos University Hospital (SQUH) doctors have successfully carried out an advanced procedure for aortic valve replacement on four patients aged over 75, according to a press release on Saturday.