HyperDic: valvular_heart_disease

English > 1 sense of the expression valvular heart disease:
NOUNstatevalvular heart diseaseheart disease caused by stenosis of the cardiac valves and obstructed / obstructed blood flow or caused by degeneration and blood regurgitation
English > valvular heart disease: 1 sense > noun 1, state
Meaningheart disease caused by stenosis of the cardiac valves and obstructed / obstructed blood flow or caused by degeneration and blood regurgitation.
Narroweraortic stenosisAbnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
mitral stenosis, mitral valve stenosisObstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)
mitral valve prolapsecardiopathy resulting from the mitral valve not regulating the flow of blood between the left atrium and left ventricle of the heart
Broaderheart disease, cardiopathyA disease of the heart

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