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What is Mitral valve disease?

What is Mitral valve disease?

Any disease of the mitral valve which is a heart valve that regulates the flow of blood between the two left chambers ...more »

  • Mitral valve disease: Any disease that affects the mitral valve.

Mitral valve disease: Introduction

Types of Mitral valve disease:

Types of Mitral valve disease:

Broader types of Mitral valve disease:

What causes Mitral valve disease?

Causes of Mitral valve disease: see causes of Mitral valve disease

What are the symptoms of Mitral valve disease?

Symptoms of Mitral valve disease: see symptoms of Mitral valve disease

Can anyone else get Mitral valve disease?

More information: see contagiousness of Mitral valve disease
Inheritance: see inheritance of Mitral valve disease

Mitral valve disease: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mitral valve disease.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mitral valve disease.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Mitral valve disease: Cardiologist, Cardiac Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Mitral valve disease.
Treatments for Mitral valve disease: see treatments for Mitral valve disease
Research for Mitral valve disease: see research for Mitral valve disease

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Hospitalization statistics for Mitral valve disease: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Mitral valve disease:

  • 0.016% (2,098) of hospital consultant episodes were for rheumatic mitral valve diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 83% of hospital consultant episodes for rheumatic mitral valve diseases required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 30% of hospital consultant episodes for rheumatic mitral valve diseases were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 70% of hospital consultant episodes for rheumatic mitral valve diseases were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 17% of hospital consultant episodes for rheumatic mitral valve diseases required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 11.8 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for rheumatic mitral valve diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Mitral valve disease:

Organs and body systems related to Mitral valve disease include:

Name of Mitral valve disease

Main name of condition: Mitral valve disease

Mitral valve disease: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Mitral valve disease:

 

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