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Absent aortic valve cusps

MedGen UID:
756741
Concept ID:
C3164332
Congenital Abnormality
Synonyms: Absent aortic valve; Absent aortic valve cusp
SNOMED CT: Absent aortic valve cusp (448634001)
 
HPO: HP:0031569

Definition

A developmental defect characterized by the lack of aortic valve cusps (leaflets). There may be remnants of the aortic valve in form of a nonobstructive fibrous ridge or rudimentary leaflets or sinuses of Valsalva. [from HPO]

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Diagnosis

Eronen M, Heikkilä P
Pediatr Cardiol 2003 Jul-Aug;24(4):400-2. Epub 2002 Sep 25 doi: 10.1007/s00246-002-0336-8. PMID: 12360386

Prognosis

Eronen M, Heikkilä P
Pediatr Cardiol 2003 Jul-Aug;24(4):400-2. Epub 2002 Sep 25 doi: 10.1007/s00246-002-0336-8. PMID: 12360386

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