Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
sclerosis and regurgitation
hi, im marlou 49 yrs old, i had undergone 2D ECHO and this were the CONCLUSIONS: NORMAL LEFT VENTRICULAR SIZE, THICKNESS AND SYSTOLIC FUNCTION, DILATED LEFT ATRIUM, MITRAL SCLEROSIS, AORTIC SCLEROSIS WITH MILD AORTIC REGUGITATION, PHYSIOLOGIC PULMONIC REGURGITATION...just need more explanations on this, thank you
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
367994 tn?1304957193
The mitral valve is the one-way pass of blood from the upper left side chamber (atrium) to the lower left ventricle to be pumped into circulation.  The report indicates some mitral valve insufficiency and that can put higher pressure with the left atrium causing it to dilate (enlargement).  

The aortic valve is the one-way pass for blood pumped from the left ventrical into circulation.  There is mild leakage and that is considered medically.

There is some leakage from the valve that passes blood from right ventricle to the lungs...degree of leakage not listed.

There doesn't appear to be any serious problems shown on the report.  Thanks for sharing
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1318997813
Blank
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417 tn?1480750569
Blank
Netherlands
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
Avatar universal
Blank
Ireland
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar universal
Blank
GirlyBear15 commented on When Your Cold Is Not...
Dec 03
Avatar universal
Blank
Hema13 added the Diabetes Tracker
Dec 02
Avatar universal
Blank
replytorahul commented on Ear Mystery, Solved
Dec 02
Heart Disease Community Resources