Tricuspid valve disease
Tricuspid valve disease: Introduction
Damage to the tricuspid heart valve. The most common causes of such damage are rheumatic fever and pulmonary hypertension. The tricuspid valve is a valve which prevents blood from flowing backwards between two chambers on the same side of the heart i.e. right atrium and right ventricle. Damage to the valve can cause it to either not close properly or to not open wide enough - both cases prevent effective blood flow through the heart. ...more »
Symptoms of Tricuspid valve disease
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Tricuspid valve disease: Deaths
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Causes of Tricuspid valve disease
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Disease Topics Related To Tricuspid valve disease
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Tricuspid valve disease: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Tricuspid valve disease
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...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 actually have something...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...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...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more...read more »
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