MR

(redirected from mitral regurgitation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to mitral regurgitation: mitral stenosis, mitral valve prolapse, aortic regurgitation, Tricuspid regurgitation

MR

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for MAURITANIA.

MR

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Mauritania. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Mauritanian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Mauritania. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Mauritania. Each subdivision has its own code with the prefix "MR." For example, the code for the District of Nouakchott is ISO 3166-2:MR-NKC.
References in periodicals archive ?
As per usual, chronic mitral regurgitation had resulted in left ventricular dilatation and enlargement of the posterior muscular portion of the mitral valve ring.
Both the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) recommend open-heart surgery to repair or replace the mitral valve for patients who suffer from moderate (Grade 3+) to severe (Grade 4+) mitral regurgitation.
The Valtech Cardioband is a safe and easy to use device that helps to reduce functional mitral regurgitation in patients with heart failure and impaired left ventricular function.
As cardiac surgeons, we see patients with severe mitral regurgitation who we can technically operate on but who are just too frail or sick to survive mitral valve surgery with a reasonable risk and quality of life," said Michael Mack, M.
Key Words: mitral repair, mitral valvuloplasty, transoesophageal echocardiography, transthoracic echocardiography, residual mitral regurgitation
The majority of those suffer from dilated cardiomyopathy and functional mitral regurgitation.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Mitral valve surgery in patients with mitral regurgitation and advanced systolic heart failure induces reverse ventricular structural remodeling, a major benefit that's further augmented by implantation of the CorCap cardiac support device at the time of the valve operation, Michael A.
Abstract: Mitral regurgitation is usually tolerated well in pregnancy, mainly because of left ventricular unloading due to the physiologic decrease in systemic vascular resistance (SVR).
Hashimoto, 64, was diagnosed Thursday with acute mitral regurgitation coupled with pneumonia.
We are pleased with the short- and medium-term clinical outcomes to date using NeoChord's technology to treat patients suffering from mitral regurgitation.
TM) ]Valve, creating a unique mitral regurgitation (MR) treatment solution.