causes right ventricular dysfunction and dilatation due to Increase in LA pressure leading to pulmonary hypertension23.
It involves different cardiac valves including mixed mitral valve disease (both mitral stenosis
and regurgitation) in 30% cases and isolated mitral stenosis
in 28% cases.
Among mitral stenosis
, 55 (78.6%) had severe stenosis with 30 (54.5%) of them having a left atrial clot.
Epidural anesthesia with the Trendelenburg position for cesarean section with or without a cardiac surgical procedure in patients with severe mitral stenosis
: A hemodynamic study.
For example, secondary pulmonary hypertension can be caused by chronic obstructive lung disease (chronic bronchitis and emphysema), left ventricular failure, mitral stenosis
, obstructive sleep apnea, pulmonary embolism, scleroderma, neuromuscular disease, and interstitial lung disease.
Most often, the mitral stenosis
is indolent and slowly progressive with a latency period as long as 20-40 years between initial infection and onset of symptoms.
di Salvo et al., "Atrial reservoir function by strain rate imaging in asymptomatic mitral stenosis
: prognostic value at 3 year follow-up," European Journal of Echocardiography, vol.
This subanalysis from the company's Phase III ARISTOTLE trial reportedly evaluated Eliquis compared to warfarin in 4,808 patients with or without other types of valvular heart disease (VHD) who were eligible for enrollment in the ARISTOTLE trial, including mitral regurgitation, mitral stenosis
, aortic regurgitation, aortic stenosis, tricuspid regurgitation, or valve surgery.
It may lead to mitral stenosis
or insufficiency in the pediatric age group.
Although the occurrence of rheumatic heart diseases, including rheumatic mitral stenosis
(MS), has declined in developed countries, it has remained a significant public health problem in developing ones (1).
Specifics of technique in percutaneous mitral commissurotomy in a case of dextrocardia and situs inversus with mitral stenosis
. Cathet Cardiovasc Diagn.
Hemodynamic indices were analyzed in 37 women in childbirth with fetal placental failure depending on their body posture during labor: in 20 in supine posture, in 30 in sitting posture and in 26 in standing posture, and in 100 women in childbirth with mitral stenosis
: in 40 in supine posture, in 27 in sitting posture and in 33 in standing posture.