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Can someone?Die from mitral stenosis?

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Dr. Donald Thomas
Surgery - Thoracic
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Mitral stenosis usually presents with a long history (years)of symptoms including shortness of breath, weakness, arrhythmias and heart failure etc.
one can die from this condition.

In brief: Yes

Mitral stenosis usually presents with a long history (years)of symptoms including shortness of breath, weakness, arrhythmias and heart failure etc.
one can die from this condition.
Dr. Donald Thomas
Dr. Donald Thomas
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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Simply yes

Mitral stenosis is more common outside of north america.
It can cause severe problems with the circulation in the lungs eventually causing severe heart failure. It is commonly treated with surgery to replace the diseased valve with good results on average.

In brief: Simply yes

Mitral stenosis is more common outside of north america.
It can cause severe problems with the circulation in the lungs eventually causing severe heart failure. It is commonly treated with surgery to replace the diseased valve with good results on average.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
Thank
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