Valvular emergencies

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DDx

  1. Mitral Stenosis - examples: critical decompensated mitral stenosis, acutely occluded mitral prosthesis,
  1. Mitral Regurgitation - examples: papillary muscle rupture, flail leaflet from chordal rupture, mitral endocarditis
  1. Aortic Stenosis - examples decompensated critical aortic stenosis, acutely occluded prosthesis,
  1. Aortic Regurgitation - examples: flail leaflet, aortic endocarditis, decompensated severe aortic regurgitation

See Also

Heart Murmurs

Source

Tintinalli