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He also had mitral and aortic valve insufficiency, which means that ``the heart valves leak a little bit,'' Rudin said.
Of cases with RHD, 4 (57%) had mitral valve insufficiency (MVI), and 2 (29%) had an aortic valve insufficiency (AVI) plus the MVI, and one (14%) had AVI (Table 2).