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Mitral stenosis 

Mitral stenosis
Chapter:
Mitral stenosis
Author(s):

Jim Newton

, Nikant Sabharwal

, Saul Myerson

, Steven Westaby

, and Bernard Prendergast

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199559237.003.0006
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date: 13 April 2021

Introduction 150

Epidemiology 150

Aetiology 150

Symptoms 154

Clinical signs 154

Complications 156

Initial investigations 158

Differential diagnosis 158

Echocardiographic assessment 160

Grading severity 164

Invasive assessment 168

Medical therapy 168

Surveillance 169

Indications for intervention 169

Surgical therapy 170

Management algorithm for severe mitral stenosis ...

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