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What could happen if the chordae tendinae ruptured in right valve area?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Leaking valve

A rupture of the chordae tendinae of the mitral valve would result in severe leakage so that blood would flow backwards into the left atrium when the ventricle contracts.
This would lead to shortness of breath. Fortunately, that is fairly rare.

In brief: Leaking valve

A rupture of the chordae tendinae of the mitral valve would result in severe leakage so that blood would flow backwards into the left atrium when the ventricle contracts.
This would lead to shortness of breath. Fortunately, that is fairly rare.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Regurgitation ++

It will lead to right sided chf.

In brief: Regurgitation ++

It will lead to right sided chf.
Dr. Charles Jost
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