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Disease Mitral Valve Insufficiency

Name Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Synonyms Incompetence, Mitral | Incompetence, Mitral Valve | Insufficiency, Mitral | Insufficiency, Mitral Valve | Mitral Incompetence | Mitral Insufficiency | Mitral Regurgitation | Mitral Valve Incompetence | Mitral Valve Regurgitation | Regurgitation, Mitral | Regurgitation, Mitral Valve | Valve Incompetence, Mitral | Valve Insufficiency, Mitral | Valve Regurgitation, Mitral
Definition Backflow of blood from the LEFT VENTRICLE into the LEFT ATRIUM due to imperfect closure of the MITRAL VALVE. This can lead to mitral valve regurgitation.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D008944
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Valve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mitral Valve Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Mitral Valve Insufficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Complete atrioventricular septal defect
  Forney Robinson Pascoe syndrome
  Mitral Regurgitation, Conductive Deafness, and Fusion of Cervical Vertebrae and of Carpal and Tarsal Bones Has associated chemicals Has associated genes