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v. re·gur·gi·tat·ed, re·gur·gi·tat·ing, re·gur·gi·tates
1. To cause to pour back, especially to cast up (partially digested food).
2. To repeat (facts or other learned items) from memory with little reflection.
To rush or surge back.

[Medieval Latin regurgitāre, regurgitāt-, to overflow : Latin re-, re- + Late Latin gurgitāre, to engulf, flood (from Latin gurges, gurgit-, whirlpool).]

re·gur′gi·tant (-tənt) adj.
re·gur′gi·ta′tion n.
re·gur′gi·ta·tive adj.


a. regurgitante, rel. a la regurgitación;
___ murmursoplo por reflejo.
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This technique can be performed to assess peak velocity across a valve or regurgitant fraction using "through plane" phase contrast cine imaging.
The RVSP was obtained by measuring the tricuspid regurgitant jet velocity via a pulsed Doppler study of the tricuspid valve.
Multiplanar cardiac MRI plays an important role in the SOV aneurysm assessment due to its lack of ionizing radiation, ability to quantify ventricular functions and aortic regurgitant fraction, better temporal resolution, and assessment of wall motion abnormalities.
Conclusion: Following myocardial infarction, baseline mitral regurgitant severity is associated with deterioration of LV function and increased mortality.
But the association is weak or absent with priapism, stroke and silent cerebral infarction, systemic blood pressure, and tricuspid regurgitant velocity.
The most common lesions seen in RHD in this study were of regurgitant type predominantly involving MV followed by tricuspid and AVs.
Regurgitant BAVs have more aortic root dilatation due to higher stroke volumes.
In a systematic manner, we assessed the mitral annulus, leaflet thickness and mobility, commissural and chordal fusion, the presence and location of calcific nodules, areas of prolapse and billowing, the direction of the regurgitant jet, thickness and length of chordae tendineae and MR grade.
The tricuspid regurgitant jet has been the most commonly used method.
The technique can also be utilized to correct stenosed or regurgitant bio-prosthetic valves known as transcathether aortic valve-in-valve ( VIV ) implantation.