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Mesh term Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

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Heart Valve Diseases

Description

The pathologic narrowing of the orifice of the TRICUSPID VALVE. This hinders the emptying of RIGHT ATRIUM leading to elevated right atrial pressure and systemic venous congestion. Tricuspid valve stenosis is almost always due to RHEUMATIC FEVER.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-130 96200611f8481f0aa4f84230b11dd74d063847a3