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Disease Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

Name Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
Synonyms Stenoses, Tricuspid Valve | Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve | Tricuspid Valve Stenoses | Valve Stenoses, Tricuspid | Valve Stenosis, Tricuspid
Definition The pathologic narrowing of the orifice of the TRICUSPID VALVE. This hinders the emptying of RIGHT ATRIUM leading to elevated right atrial pressure and systemic venous congestion. Tricuspid valve stenosis is almost always due to RHEUMATIC FEVER.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D014264
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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 Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

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