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Congenital mitral malformation

Congenital mitral malformation: Introduction

Congenital mitral malformation: Malformations of the mitral valve that are present at birth. The mitral valve allows blood to flow between the two chambers on the left side of the heart. Types of mitral malformation are atresia (absent mitral valve), stenosis (narrowed mitral valve) and parachute mitral valve. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital mitral malformation is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital mitral malformation

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Congenital mitral malformation: Complications

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Causes of Congenital mitral malformation

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Congenital mitral malformation: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Congenital mitral malformation

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Congenital mitral malformation: Rare Types

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Definitions of Congenital mitral malformation:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Congenital mitral malformation as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Congenital mitral malformation Info

More information about Congenital mitral malformation

  1. Congenital mitral malformation: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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