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Subxiphoid two-dimensional echocardiographic detection of tricuspid valve prolapse.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  510009     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A patient with click and late systolic murmur syndrome originating in the right side of the heart is described. Prolapse of the anterior tricuspid leaflet was demonstrated by subxiphoid two-dimensional echocardiography alone. Neither of the mitral leaflets showed any evidence of prolapse on the echocardiogram. The prolapsed anterior tricuspid leaflet and mild regurgitation were confirmed by right heart cineangiogram.
D Inoue; K Furukawa; H Matsukubo; T Watanabe; H Katsume
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chest     Volume:  76     ISSN:  0012-3692     ISO Abbreviation:  Chest     Publication Date:  1979 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-02-26     Completed Date:  1980-02-26     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0231335     Medline TA:  Chest     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  693-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Echocardiography / methods*
Heart Auscultation*
Heart Failure / complications
Heart Murmurs*
Heart Ventricles / radiography
Middle Aged
Myocardial Infarction / complications
Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency / complications,  diagnosis*

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