Bicuspid aortic valve masquerading as unicuspid aortic valve: A case of markedly compensated congestive heart failure in a young patient.
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Aug 01, 2006
Bicuspid aortic valve is a relatively common cause of congestive heart failure in young patients. In a young population, symptoms mnay not correlate with the severity of disease. We report a case of bicuspid aortic valve presenting with clinical features of unicuspid aortic valve, and mild symptoms despite severe hemodynamic compromise.
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