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Parachute Mitral Valve

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi
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Abstract

A 13-year-old girl with an 11-year history of valvular disease presented with dyspnea on exertion (functional class III) and two episodes of pulmonary edema. Physical examination revealed a diastolic rumble (grade III/VI) in the mitral area.

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Reference

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    Hakim FA, Kendall CB, Alharthi M, Mancina JC, Tajik JA, Mookadam F. Parachute mitral valve in adults-a systematic overview. Echocardiography. 2010;27(5):581–6.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hakimeh Sadeghian
    • 1
  • Zahra Savand-Roomi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EchocardiographyTehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran Heart CentreTehranIran
  2. 2.Department of EchocardiographyKowsar HospitalShirazIran

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