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Mesh term Pulmonary Valve Stenosis

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Heart Valve Diseases
Ventricular Outflow Obstruction

Description

The pathologic narrowing of the orifice of the PULMONARY VALVE. This lesion restricts blood outflow from the RIGHT VENTRICLE to the PULMONARY ARTERY. When the trileaflet valve is fused into an imperforate membrane, the blockage is complete.


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LEOPARD Syndrome
Pulmonary Subvalvular Stenosis


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