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What would cause aortic insufficiency to get worse?

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Dr. Irv Loh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Natural history

Progression is part of he natural history.
Uncontrolled high blood pressure can make it worse. An infection on the valve is a medical emergency. Serial echocardiograms are very important. Many patients may never require an intervention.

In brief: Natural history

Progression is part of he natural history.
Uncontrolled high blood pressure can make it worse. An infection on the valve is a medical emergency. Serial echocardiograms are very important. Many patients may never require an intervention.
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