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Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency (Insufficiency, Tricuspid Valve) Summary

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

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

Networked: 626 relevant articles (21 outcomes, 57 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. sildenafil (Viagra) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 5 results : FDA 5
  2. Brain Natriuretic Peptide (Natrecor) : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results : FDA 1
  3. Dobutamine : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : FDA 15 Generic
  4. Colloids (Colloid) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. SHU 508 (Levovist) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  6. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome in 11 results : IBA
  7. Coenzyme A (CoA) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  8. trastuzumab (Herceptin) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 2
  9. imatinib (Gleevec) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 3
  10. beraprost : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency

  1. Mitral Valve Insufficiency (Mitral Regurgitation)
  2. Pulmonary Hypertension (Ayerza Syndrome)
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Dyspnea (Shortness of Breath)
  5. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
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Key Therapies for Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency

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  1. Sutures (Suture) : 2 outcomes in 12 results
  2. Endarterectomy (Thromboendarterectomy) : 2 outcomes in 6 results
  3. Catheters : 1 outcome 4 studies in 29 results
  4. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 21 results
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 21 results
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