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What is a mixed mitral valve disease? What causes it?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Mitral valve

The mitral valve can be stenotic or not open properly.
The valve can not close properly or be 'insufficient'. There are also conditions where both stenosis and insufficiency are present or 'mixed' mitral disease.

In brief: Mitral valve

The mitral valve can be stenotic or not open properly.
The valve can not close properly or be 'insufficient'. There are also conditions where both stenosis and insufficiency are present or 'mixed' mitral disease.
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