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Barlow's syndrome

Introduction: Barlow's syndrome

Description of Barlow's syndrome

Barlow's syndrome (medical condition): A common heart condition that is often harmless....more »

See also:

Mitral-valve prolapse:
  »Introduction: Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Symptoms of Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Causes of Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Tests for Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Treatments for Mitral-valve prolapse

Barlow's syndrome: Abnormal protrusion of one or both of the leaflets of the mitral valve into the left atrium during systole. This may be accompanied by mitral regurgitation, systolic murmur, nonejection click, or cardiac arrhythmia.
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Barlow's syndrome: Related Topics

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Barlow's syndrome as a Disease

Barlow's syndrome: Another name for Mitral-valve prolapse (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Symptoms of Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Causes of Mitral-valve prolapse
  »Treatments for Mitral-valve prolapse

Barlow's syndrome: Related Diseases

Barlow's syndrome: Barlow's syndrome is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Barlow's syndrome

Some of the causes of Barlow's syndrome are included in the list below:

  • Rheumatic fever - once a common cause of MVP
  • Now less common due to antibiotic treatment of rheumatic fever

Symptoms of Barlow's syndrome (Mitral-valve prolapse)

Some of the symptoms of Barlow's syndrome incude:

Treatments for Barlow's syndrome (Mitral-valve prolapse)

Treatments for Barlow's syndrome (Mitral-valve prolapse) include:

Treatment of Barlow's syndrome: For more treatment information about Barlow's syndrome, see treatment of Mitral-valve prolapse (Barlow's syndrome)

Barlow's syndrome: Article Excerpts about Mitral-valve prolapse

Mitral-valve prolapse (MVP) is frequently diagnosed in healthy people and is, for the most part, harmless. Most people suffer no symptoms at... (Source: excerpt from Facts About Mitral-Valve Prolapse: NHLBI)

Barlow's syndrome: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Barlow's syndrome:

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