Aortic Valve Insufficiency

Aortaklaffinsufficiens

Svensk definition

Återflöde av blod från aorta till vänstra kammaren till följd av dålig funktion hos aortaklaffen.

Engelsk definition

Pathological condition characterized by the backflow of blood from the ASCENDING AORTA back into the LEFT VENTRICLE, leading to regurgitation. It is caused by diseases of the AORTIC VALVE or its surrounding tissue (aortic root).

Svenska synonymer

Aortainsufficiens Aortaklaffläckage

Engelska synonymer

Insufficiency, Aortic Valve Aortic Regurgitation Regurgitation, Aortic Regurgitation, Aortic Valve Aortic Incompetence Incompetence, Aortic Aortic Valve Incompetence Incompetence, Aortic Valve