Insufficiency

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INSUFFICIENCY. What is not competent; not enough.

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A moderate mitral insufficiency was also registered in 35% of patients with-posterior MI on admission, while six-months later it was registered in 3.1% of patients [22].
The clinical diagnosis of acute severe mitral insufficiency. Am J Cardiol 1971;27(3):284-90.
Patients with significant mitral insufficiency were excluded from the study, so it is unlikely that mitral insufficiency could have affected our findings.
Here, the problem is to differentiate mitral insufficiency related with ARF from physiological mitral insufficiency.
suggested that repair of partial AV septal defect carries low mortality rate however, residual mitral insufficiency is quite common though mild to trivial in most of the cases and often non progressive, they observed significant arrhythmias as a frequent complication often requiring pacemaker implantation in their case series.13 Furthermore, Gurbuz AT et al.
The poor ejection fraction recorded on the echocardiogram after surgery may represent the real ventricular function resulting from the eradication of the regurgitation through mitral insufficiency. However, the poor myocardial protection during minimally invasive approach is also considered as one cause of this myocardial suppression.
Patients with different cardiac issues, such as: infective endocarditis, valve disease or congenital malformation, dilated cardiomyopathy and pulmonary valve or aortic disease, or that showed a pulmonary disease of non-cardiogenic origin, like tumors, metastasis, thrombo-embolism and other respiratory system or pulmonary parenchymal disorders that can cause pulmonary hypertension from different origin of the mitral insufficiency were excluded.
Management of the congenital aneurysm of the left ventricle Associated with Mitral Insufficiency in a child.
As known, ischemic mitral insufficiency develops on normally mitral leaflets.
Elektrocardiography findings revealed low QRS voltage and chest x-ray was compatible with cardiomegaly Transthoracic echocardiography showed severe pericardial effusion which caused to tamponade preventing atrial loading, severe mitral insufficiency and mild aortic insufficiency.
Early hemodynamic changes following emergency mitral valve replacement for traumatic mitral insufficiency following balloon mitral valvotomy: Report of six cases.