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Related to mitral stenosis: mitral regurgitation
A narrowing of the mitral valve, usually caused by disease and resulting in an obstruction to the flow of blood from the left atrium to the left ventricle.
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|Noun||1.||mitral stenosis - obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)|
valvular heart disease - heart disease caused by stenosis of the cardiac valves and obstructed blood flow or caused by degeneration and blood regurgitation
n. estenosis mitral, estrechez del orificio izquierdo aurículo-ventricular.