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Pulmonary Valve Insufficiency (Insufficiency, Pulmonary Valve) Summary

Description: Backflow of blood from the PULMONARY ARTERY into the RIGHT VENTRICLE due to imperfect closure of the PULMONARY VALVE.

Also Known As: Insufficiency, Pulmonary Valve; Incompetence, Pulmonary Valve; Pulmonary Valve Regurgitation; Regurgitation, Pulmonary; Regurgitation, Pulmonary Valve Show All >>

Networked: 141 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 6 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Pulmonary Valve Insufficiency

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Oxygen : 2 outcomes in 7 results : IBA
  2. Peptides : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  3. Protein Phosphatase 2 (Protein Phosphatase 2A) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Ramipril (Altace) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 15 Generic
  5. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. dicarboxydine (DCD) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. phospholamban : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Dobutamine : 4 results : FDA 15 Generic
  9. pro-brain natriuretic peptide (1-76) : 4 results : IBA
  10. N 30 : 4 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Pulmonary Valve Insufficiency

  1. Tetralogy of Fallot (Fallot Tetralogy)
  2. Atrial Heart Septal Defects (Atrial Septal Defect)
  3. Heartburn (Pyrosis)
  4. Deglutition Disorders (Dysphagia)
  5. Pulmonary Valve Stenosis (Pulmonary Stenosis)
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Key Therapies for Pulmonary Valve Insufficiency

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  1. Stents : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results
  2. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 1 outcome in 29 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 3 results
  4. Fundoplication : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Balloon Dilation : 1 study in 7 results
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