mitral valve Disea
mitral valve Diseases
Mitral regurgitation has several different causes which may broadly classified into disorders of the leaflets .Mitral regurgitation may cause valvular dilating .(113)
Mitral stenosis is very rare, incompetence is a common feature of atrioventricular defects .(114) Mitral stenosis is is caused by rheumatic fever. Mitral stenosis must be distinguished from left ventricular failure which produce almost identical symptoms .
Mitral stenosis is the most common disease of the heart valve, it is almost always due to a previous attack of acute rheumatism .(54)
Acute mitral regurgitation
In this case patients can present with pulmonary oedema and cardiac vascular collapse .(114)