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Double orifice mitral valve: report of 4 cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1308020     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Double Orifice Mitral Valve (DOMV) is a rare congenital abnormality. Reports of 4 patients with DOMV are presented. As associated anomalies, one had ostium primum atrial septal defect (ASD). Second one had Ebstein's anomaly. Third one had grade IV tricuspid regurgitation, thickened tricuspid valve and right atrial mass. Fourth one had sinus venosus ASD. Echocardiography is the gold standard investigation. Surgical treatment depends upon the mitral valve function and associated anomalies.
J Narendra; S V Swamy; C Dhanalaxmi
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0004-5772     ISO Abbreviation:  J Assoc Physicians India     Publication Date:  1992 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-09-21     Completed Date:  1993-09-21     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505585     Medline TA:  J Assoc Physicians India     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  613-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Cardiology, Sree Jayadeva Institute of Cardiology, Bangalore.
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MeSH Terms
Ebstein Anomaly / complications
Heart Murmurs / etiology
Heart Septal Defects, Atrial / complications
Mitral Valve / abnormalities*
Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency / complications

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