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Non-Ebstein concomitant dysplasia of tricuspid and mitral valves in newborns.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6678597     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This paper describes 2 cases of tricuspid valvular dysplasia (TVD) associated with aortic stenosis and mitral incompetence in newborns. Mitral regurgitation was due to dysplasia, which resembles its tricuspid counterpart and should be termed 'mitral valve dysplasia'. This association of tricuspid and mitral valve dysplasia has been reported only once before. The concomitance of mitral and tricuspid incompetence is noteworthy, since mitral regurgitation can produce left heart failure and mask tricuspid valve disease.
Authors:
P Gallo; V Bastianon; V Colloridi; L R Grillo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Applied pathology     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0252-1172     ISO Abbreviation:  Appl Pathol     Publication Date:  1983  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-10-02     Completed Date:  1984-10-02     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8308921     Medline TA:  Appl Pathol     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  283-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aortic Valve Stenosis / congenital*
Female
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Male
Mitral Valve / abnormalities*
Mitral Valve Insufficiency / congenital*
Tricuspid Valve / abnormalities*

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