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What is mitral insufficiency's etiology?

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Dr. Samuel Hahn
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Structural problems

The most common causes of mitral regurgitation are: myxomatous valve degeneration/valve prolapse, ischemic heart disease, dilated cardiomyopathy, rupture chordae/papillary muscle, endocarditis.

In brief: Structural problems

The most common causes of mitral regurgitation are: myxomatous valve degeneration/valve prolapse, ischemic heart disease, dilated cardiomyopathy, rupture chordae/papillary muscle, endocarditis.
Dr. Samuel Hahn
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Redundancy

Most common is mitral prolapse.

In brief: Redundancy

Most common is mitral prolapse.
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