Aortic stenosis: Introduction
Aortic stenosis: A condition which affects the aortic valve of the heart resulting in stenosis of the valve.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Aortic stenosis is available below.
Symptoms of Aortic stenosis
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symptoms of Aortic stenosis
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Aortic stenosis: Related Patient Stories
Aortic stenosis: Complications
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Causes of Aortic stenosis
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causes of Aortic stenosis
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Disease Topics Related To Aortic stenosis
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Aortic stenosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Aortic stenosis
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal.
It should be considered for any...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less dangerous...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its...read more »
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Aortic stenosis: Rare Types
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Definitions of Aortic stenosis:
Constriction in the opening of the aortic valve or of the supravalvular or subvalvular regions.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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