valvular

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Related to valvular disease: aortic valvular disease

val·vu·lar

 (văl′vyə-lər)
adj.
Relating to, having, or operating by means of valves or valvelike parts.

valvular

(ˈvælvjʊlə)
adj
1. of, relating to, operated by, or having a valve or valves
2. having the shape or function of a valve
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Adj.1.valvular - relating to or operating by means of valvesvalvular - relating to or operating by means of valves
Translations

valvular

adj (= shaped like valve)ventilartig; (Med) → Herzklappen-; valvular inflammation (Med) → Herzklappenentzündung f

val·vu·lar

a. valvular, rel. a una válvula o de su naturaleza;
___ pulmonary stenosisestenosis pulmonar ___.
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Although mitral valvular disease has a higher prevalence, transcatheter valve replacement was applied in aortic valvular more extensively due to the relatively simple anatomic feature.
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Many hip fracture patients have pre-existing cardiac ischemia, conduction abnormalities, and valvular disease.
This method is recommended for patients requiring valve replacement due to rheumatic valve disease, especially in cases of severe mitral stenosis and small atrium, but it is not recommended for patients with degenerative valvular disease.
Furthermore, these metastases can cause symptoms of heart failure in the absence of valvular disease, cardiac arrest, arrhythmias, or angina by mass effect, as noted in our case.
16) Such changes have been observed clinically in patients with valvular disease and other chronic pathologic conditions where the ventricles assume a more spherical shape.
Pathology of chronic mitral valvular disease in the dog.
11-31 Predisposing factors for Candida parapsilosis endocarditis include prosthetic valves, intravenous (IV) drug use, parenteral nutrition, abdominal surgery, immunosuppression, treatment with broad-spectrum antibiotics and pre-existing valvular disease.
Women were less likely to have had percutaneous coronary intervention, coronary artery bypass graft surgery, atrial fibrillation, dyslipidemia, hypertension, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease, and they were more likely to have a family history of sudden cardiac death, severe valvular disease, or inactive cancer.
If you are diagnosed with Afib, consider referral to a cardiologist to discuss the underlying causes of the condition and obtain some baseline bloodwork to rule out underlying thyroid disease, and have an echocardiogram to determine if there's valvular disease or heart failure.
Warfarin is one of the coumarin groups of drugs and is prescribed for various conditions like atrial fibrillations, deep vein thrombosis, transient ischemic attack, mechanical heart valves, cerebrovascular accidents, myocardial infarction and valvular disease.