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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-468 69a93cef3257f26b866d455c1d2b2d0f28382f14