Aortic Valve Regurgitation

Share from Heart: Mitral Valve Prolapse Surgery and Recovery

I was just getting a general physical and I was just about ready to turn 30 I also was preparing to become married. And so I thought a lot of that had to do - a lot of the stress of…

By: American Heart Association:1
An Introduction for Patients to Anterior Leaflet Prolapse

Today I am going to give a talk to try and introduce patients to anterior leaflet prolapse. My name is Dr. David Adams and I am the professor and chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic…

By: MitralValveRepair
Chordae tendineae

The chordae tendineae, or heart strings, are cord-like tendons that connect the papillary muscles to the tricuspid valve and the mitral valve in the heart. Chordae tendineae are approximately…

By: Audiopedia
Mitral Valve Repair of Fibroelastic Deficiency

Dr. David H. Adams: This echo shows the mitral valve of a 50 year old physician with posterior leaflet prolapse and a moderate jet of insufficiency which is demonstrated by the red…

By: Gideon Sims