Valvular Heart Disease

  • Hugo Spindola-Franco
  • Bernard G. Fish


The clinical and hemodynamic manifestations of an abnormality of the semilunar or of the atrioventricular valves are secondary to obstruction or insufficiency of one or more valves.


Aortic Valve Mitral Valve Infective Endocarditis Valvular Heart Disease Bicuspid Aortic Valve 
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Aortic Stenosis

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Bicuspid Aortic Valve

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Aortic Insufficiency

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Marfan Syndrome

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Mitral Valve Disease

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Mitral Stenosis

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Mitral Valve Dysfunction Secondary to Calcification of Mitral Anulus

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Lutembacher’s Syndrome

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Mitral Insufficiency

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Mitral Valve Prolapse

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hugo Spindola-Franco
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Bernard G. Fish
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Albert Einstein College of MedicineYeshiva UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Montefiore Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Bronx Veterans Administration HospitalNew YorkUSA

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