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Mesh term Aortic Valve Insufficiency

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Heart Valve Diseases

Description

Pathological condition characterized by the backflow of blood from the ASCENDING AORTA back into the LEFT VENTRICLE, leading to regurgitation. It is caused by diseases of the AORTIC VALVE or its surrounding tissue (aortic root).



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jenkins-FCD Prod-387 b0ced2662056320369de4e5cd5f21c218c03feb3