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Mitral Valve Insufficiency

Backflow of blood from the LEFT VENTRICLE into the LEFT ATRIUM due to imperfect closure of the MITRAL VALVE. This can lead to mitral valve regurgitation.

Year introduced: 1967

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Tree Number(s): C14.280.484.461

MeSH Unique ID: D008944

Entry Terms:

  • Insufficiency, Mitral Valve
  • Valve Insufficiency, Mitral
  • Mitral Incompetence
  • Incompetence, Mitral
  • Mitral Insufficiency
  • Insufficiency, Mitral
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Regurgitation, Mitral
  • Mitral Valve Incompetence
  • Incompetence, Mitral Valve
  • Valve Incompetence, Mitral
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Regurgitation, Mitral Valve
  • Valve Regurgitation, Mitral

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