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Cardiac computed tomography and quadricuspid aortic valve: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20945724     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A quadricuspid aortic valve is rare and often incidentally found by echocardiography, surgically, or on post mortem examination. Aortic regurgitation is common and if severe enough can lead to symptoms of dyspnea. We report a case of a quadricuspid aortic valve, which was found by cardiac multidetector computed tomography during a pre-operative assessment for severe aortic regurgitation.
Carrie B Chapman; Takushi Kohmoto; Annie F Kelly; Frank Thornton; Jon G Keevil
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin     Volume:  109     ISSN:  1098-1861     ISO Abbreviation:  WMJ     Publication Date:  2010 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-15     Completed Date:  2010-12-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9716054     Medline TA:  WMJ     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  219-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Aortic Valve / abnormalities*,  radiography,  surgery
Aortic Valve Insufficiency / etiology*,  radiography*,  surgery
Cardiovascular Abnormalities / radiography*,  surgery
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

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