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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.
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Multiple factors play a role in causing mitral regurgitation after myocardial infarction but the most commonly accepted mechanism is that ischemia causes the regional myocardium underlying the papillary muscles to bulge outwards leading to malcoaptation of the mitral leaflets5.
till Jan 2013 we had four sessions in which 65 rheumatic mitral regurgitation cases were presented, out which only 34 (52.
Percutaneous mitral valve repair for mitral regurgitation in high-risk patients: results of the EVEREST II study.
Any signs that could suggest myocardial infarction should prompt thorough investigation, as this remains the most common cause of acute mitral regurgitation.
The most important complication is severe mitral regurgitation due to the myxomatous degeneration or chordae rupture.
Modern therapeutical approaches to mitral regurgitation
Mitral regurgitation requires the heart to work harder to maintain an adequate forward flow of blood, Dr.
An adult male with severe eccentric mitral regurgitation caused by posterior leaflet prolapse underwent mitral valve repair by creation of new chordae at the posterior mitral leaflet.
A number of clinical studies have also reported its beneficial effects in patients of chronic stable angina, endothelial dysfunction, heart failure and even ischemic mitral regurgitation.
Objective: To outline the outcome and management of patients with acute myocardial infarction presenting with mechanical complications such as post-infarction ventricular septal defect, mitral regurgitation and left ventricular rupture.