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Aortic valve incompetence

Aortic valve incompetence: Introduction

Aortic valve incompetence: A condition characterized by an inability of the aortic valve to function effectively. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aortic valve incompetence is available below.

Symptoms of Aortic valve incompetence

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Aortic valve incompetence?

Aortic valve incompetence: Related Patient Stories

Aortic valve incompetence: Deaths

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Aortic valve incompetence: Complications

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Causes of Aortic valve incompetence

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Disease Topics Related To Aortic valve incompetence

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Aortic valve incompetence: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Aortic valve incompetence

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Aortic valve incompetence: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Aortic valve incompetence

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Aortic valve incompetence: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Aortic valve incompetence

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Aortic valve incompetence: Animations

Research about Aortic valve incompetence

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Aortic valve incompetence: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Aortic valve incompetence:

Backflow of blood from the aorta into the left ventricle, owing to imperfect functioning of the aortic semilunar valve. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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