Mitral Valve Disease Imaging

Javier G. Castillo, David H. Adams, Mario J. Garcia

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRevisiting Cardiac Anatomy
Subtitle of host publicationA Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)9781405194693
StatePublished - Sep 15 2010


  • Carpentier's type I dysfunction
  • Carpentier's type II mechanisms-of mitral valve dysfunction
  • Miral valve regurgitation-acquired mitral valve disease
  • Mitral annulus-junction between atrium and valvular tissue
  • Mitral leaflets and commissures
  • Mitral valve disease imaging
  • Mitral valve stenosis-acquired stenosis
  • Mitral valve subvalvular components-chordae tendinae
  • Pathophysiologic triad-used in Carpentier's classification of mitral regurgitation
  • Subvalvular apparatus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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