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Aortic Valve Prolapse Summary

Description: The downward displacement of the cuspal or pointed end of the trileaflet AORTIC VALVE causing misalignment of the cusps. Severe valve distortion can cause leakage and allow the backflow of blood from the ASCENDING AORTA back into the LEFT VENTRICLE, leading to aortic regurgitation.

Also Known As: Aortic Valve Prolapses; Prolapse, Aortic Valve; Prolapses, Aortic Valve; Valve Prolapse, Aortic; Valve Prolapses, Aortic

Networked: 8 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Aortic Valve Prolapse

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Insulin (Novolin) : 1 result : FDA 2
  2. Coarctation of the aorta : 1 result : IBA
  3. antineoplaston A10 (A 10) : 1 result : IBA
  4. 1-(1-mercaptocyclohexaneacetic acid)-2-(O- methyl-L-tyrosine)-8-L-arginine- vasopressin (AAVP) : 1 result : IBA
  5. osteum : 1 result : IBA
  6. tranilast (N 5') : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Aortic Valve Prolapse

  1. Prolapse
  2. Atrioventricular Block
  3. Pulmonary Valve Stenosis (Pulmonary Stenosis)
  4. Hypothermia
  5. Ventricular Heart Septal Defects (Ventricular Septal Defect)
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Key Therapies for Aortic Valve Prolapse

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  1. Catheters : 1 result
  2. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 1 result
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 result
  4. Sutures (Suture) : 1 result

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