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The relationship of mitral valve prolapse to obstructive coronary artery disease. A hemodynamic study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  758987     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The relationship between mitral valve prolapse, segmental and total ventricular function was studied in 121 patients with severe coronary artery disease, 21 of whom had angiographically documented mitral prolapse. The position and movement of the inferior papillary muscle were also analyzed. Mitral valve prolapse in association with severe coronary artery disease does not worsen left ventricular function, nor is it related to ischemic wall motion abnormalities.
F Pileggi; P R Camargo; E Armelin; G Bellotti; P da Luz; L V Décourt
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiology     Volume:  64     ISSN:  0008-6312     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiology     Publication Date:  1979  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-03-28     Completed Date:  1979-03-28     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1266406     Medline TA:  Cardiology     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  48-57     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Disease / complications*,  physiopathology
Middle Aged
Mitral Valve Prolapse / complications*,  physiopathology
Myocardial Contraction
Papillary Muscles / physiopathology

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