Aortic regurgitation

Aortic regurgitation: The return of blood from the aorta into the left ventricle of the heart due to aortic insufficiency, incomplete closure of the aortic valve.Common Misspellings: arotic regurgitation
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aortic regurgitation

A congenital or acquired heart valve abnormality that results in the abnormal back flow of blood in the aorta, through an incompetent aortic valve and into the left ventricle. Chronic aortic insufficiency leads to enlargement of the left ventricle and pulmonary congestion. If left uncorrected, congestive heart failure will result. Aortic valve repl...
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aortic regurgitation

backflow of blood from the aorta into the left ventricle, owing to insufficiency of the aortic valve; it may be chronic or acute.
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aortic regurgitation

Type: Term Definitions: 1. reflux of blood through an incompetent aortic valve into the left ventricle during ventricular diastole. Synonyms: Corrigan disease
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