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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 »

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Tricuspid valve disease: Deaths

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Causes of Tricuspid valve disease

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Tricuspid valve disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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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 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 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 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 more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more »

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  1. Tricuspid valve disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths

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