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How Can Aortic Stenosis Affect My Daily Life?

Aortic stenosis represents the damage of the aortic valve due to the obstruction of blood flow from the left ventricle into the aorta.   This pathology is the most frequent type of obstruction and is also the most common, having the third place in the frequency of cardiovascular disease in Europe and North America.   […]

September 9, 2015, Aortic Stenosis Valvulopathy
Aortic Stenosis

Symptoms Investigations Treatment Indications for valve replacement Aortic stenosis represents a lesion that consists of narrowing the aortic orifice thus realizing an obstacle to emptying the left ventricle. The causes can be either congenital (lesion being present since birth) and acquired by calcification, sclerosis and interesting for Rheumatic valve. Causes The most common form of […]

April 12, 2014, Aortic Stenosis Valvulopathy