Aortic insufficiency - Wikipedia

Leaking heart valve can affect the amount of blood being pumped through the body, and heart valve leakage also makes the heart work much harder to perform

Common questions & answers about aortic disease including, What is an aortic aneurysm?

The differences between mitral insufficiency (regurgitation) and stenosis and aortic insufficiency and stenosis. It's important to know where to listen for them and what sort of other findings they.

Characterized by fatigue and weakness, Aortic valve regurgitation can be due to abnormalities of either the aortic valve or the aortic root.

Aortitis And Aortic Insufficiency As Syphilitic Affection Of The Cardiovascular System

Aortic Insufficiency: This is the primary manifestation of Aortic Valve Disease, a type of heart valvular disease characterized by the inability of the aortic valve to close properly. This causes aortic regurgitation, or backflow of blood into the left ventricle. Over time, the increased workload cause the left ventricle to enlarge, AKA: left ventricular hypertrophy. The treatment for this condition involves surgical repair or replacement of the valve #Cardiovascular #MedSurg #Nursing

Aortic Insufficiency

Aortic insufficiency (AI), also known as aortic regurgitation (AR), is the leaking of the aortic valve of the heart that causes blood to flow in the reverse direction during ventricular diastole,…

Aortic valve with stenosis

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