mitral stenosis

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mitral stenosis

[′mī·trəl stə′nō·səs]
(medicine)
Obstruction of the mitral valve, usually due to narrowing of the orifice.
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The aim of the present study was to investigate whether the SE/SRE technique is advantageous in evaluation of LV systolic function in patients with pure mitral valve stenosis.
The concomitant congenital valvular abnormalities described to date consist of mitral atresia, double-orifice mitral valve, mitral valve cleft, congenital mitral valve stenosis, aortic stenosis, absent aortic valve and tricuspid atresia, which all have been primarily reported in infants and children (2,5,8).