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Pulmonary Valve Stenosis

  • Atooshe Rohani
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Part of the Clinical Cases in Cardiology book series (CCC)

Abstract

This case describes a 30 year old woman who presented with dyspnea and fatigue and was found to have severe pulmonary valve stenosis.

Keywords

Pulmonary valve stenosis Dyspnea TTE 

Supplementary material

Movie 26.1

(Short axis view TTE shows thickened pulmonary valve) (AVI 381 kb)

References

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    Baumgartner H, Hung J, Bermejo J, Chambers J, Evangelista A, Griffin B, et al. Echocardiographic assessment of valve stenosis: EAE/ASE recommendations for clinical practice. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2009;22(1):1–23.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Ayad RF, Johnston SB, Grayburn PA, Schmidt TT, Choi JW. Congenital pulmonic stenosis in a 77-year-old woman successfully treated with percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty. Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent). 2010;23(1):21–3.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atooshe Rohani
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  1. 1.Northern Ontario School of MedicineThunder BayCanada

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