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What is the mitral valve?


What is the mitral valve?


Dr. Glenn Barnhart explains what a mitral valve is. It resides between the left atrium and the right ventricle. The mitral valve can have one of two problems.
 





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Severe Calcific Mitral Valve Stenosis


In this Mayo Clinic video, Sameh H. Said, M.D., Mayo Clinic cardiac surgeon, discusses surgical treatment for severe calcific mitral valve stenosis. Learn More: ...
 

Demystifying Mitral Valve Repair


Five surgical techniques can repair 95 percent of degenerative mitral valves. Dr. Marc Gillinov reviews them in this five-minute captioned video.
 

Mitral Valve Repair Explained


A leaky mitral valve can be repaired effectively. In this whiteboard session, Cleveland Clinic Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, A. Marc Gillinov, MD, ...
 

What are the symptoms of mitral valve regurgitation?


Dr. Glenn Barnhart explains the symptoms of mitral valve regurgitation such as becoming short of breath. There are five structures of the mitral valve: annulus, ...
 

Mayo Clinic Minute: Mitral Valve Clip


Jeff Olsen has this Mayo Clinic Minute.
 

What Is Mitral Valve Prolapse? Mitral Valve Prolapse FAQ


What is mitral valve prolapse? Mitral valve prolapse is a very common heart condition. Most patients with mitral valve prolapse have a mild case and do not ...
 

Mitral valve regurgitation patient story: Myra O'Connor


Myra O'Connor learned she needed heart surgery to treat mitral valve regurgitation just weeks before her daughter's wedding.
 

Bob's Mitral Valve Story


Bob H. was diagnosed with congestive heart failure due a leaky mitral valve and went from being an active fisherman to barely being able to walk to the mailbox.
 

Mitral Valve Anatomy


What is the anatomy of the mitral valve? How does the mitral valve work? Find out in this whiteboard session led by Cleveland Clinic Thoracic and ...
 

Repairing vs. replacing the mitral valve


Dr. Glenn Barnhart explains repairing vs. replacing the mitral valve. The goal is always to repair the patient. Long time prognosis shows that repairing the mitral ...
 

Mitral Valve Disease in Children


Mayo Clinic's Chair of Cardiovascular Surgery, Joseph Dearani, M.D., discusses mitral valve disease and repair or replacement options in children. For more ...
 

Mitral Valve Repair Versus Replacement


W. Clark Hargrove, III, MD, is a national leader in minimally invasive port-access mitral valve repair. In this video, he discusses the benefits of mitral valve repair ...
 

Dr. Oz on Treatment for Mitral Valve Leaks


While at Fox & Friends, Dr. Oz discussed a very personal bit of breaking news that was recently shared by The New England Journal of Medicine that details the ...
 

Mayo Clinic: Mitral valve repair surgery better than watchful waiting


Rakesh Suri, M.D. a Mayo Clinic cardiac surgeon, and Maurice Sarano, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discuss a recent study on the benefits of mitral valve ...
 

Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement - Dr. Karl H. Krieger


Dr. Karl H. Krieger, the Vice Chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York ...
 

Be Heart Smart: Mitral Valve Regurgitation


Gary Swank, M.D., an interventional cardiologist with Carilion Clinic discusses mitral valve regurgitation and treatment options for patients.
 

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Women with Mitral Valve Prolapse Treated Less Aggressively Than Men


Disturbing evidence of higher mortality and lower surgery rates in women versus men with mitral valve prolapse and severe leakage may be related to the ...
 

Mitral valve regurgitation


Cardiac surgeon Federico Milla explains treatment options for mitral valve regurgitation. http://www.piedmont.org/livingbetter.
 

Virgil's Story: Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair - Mayo Clinic


Virgil Jernigan came to Mayo Clinic for a problem with his foot and ankle. He knew he'd need surgery. But he was shocked to learn he had a potentially ...
 

Mayo Clinic – Mitral Heart Valve Patient Back to Cycling Thanks to Robotic Heart Surgery


Mayo Clinic heart patient Ed turned to Mayo Clinic to repair his mitral valve with robotic heart surgery. To learn more about how robotic heart surgery can help ...
 

Mitral Valve Regurgitation - MitraClip Treatment


Learn more: http://heart.beaumont.edu/mitral-valve-regurgitation The MitraClip procedure can help treat high-risk patients with degenerative mitral valve ...
 

Robot Assisted Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair at Mayo Clinic in Rochester MN


This Mayo Clinic animation shows how, using robotic technology, surgeons can repair mitral valve prolapse, one of the most common acquired heart conditions ...
 

New Heart Valve Technology


Dr. Eric Roselli, heart surgeon in the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery in Cleveland Clinic's Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute, discusses new aortic ...
 

Questions and Answers about Mitral Valve Repair


Dr. Gillinov discusses mitral valve surgery. You will learn about mitral valve regurgitation (leaky mitral valve), how mitral valve regurgitation is diagnosed, when ...
 

Echo Challenge: Mitral Regurgitation


Dr Ronald Wharton is an associate professor of Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an attending cardiologist at Montefiore Medical Center.
 

Mastering the Mitral Valve


Marc Gillinov, MD, discusses the upcoming live CME event, Mastering the Mitral Valve; course objectives related to the evaluation, diagnosis and management ...
 

Robotic Mitral Valve Repair | Jim Watkins’ Story


Jim Watkins closely monitored his health after learning he had a heart murmur and a leaky heart valve. After exploring his options at several hospitals, he chose ...
 

Mayo Clinic Grand Rounds – Robotic Approach to Mitral Valve Repair: Mayo Clinic Experience


Mayo Clinic cardiac surgeon Richard Daly, M.D., discusses the robotic approach to mitral valve repair. For more information on mitral valve repair or to request ...
 

Percutaneous management of mitral valve disease


Cardiology Conference Hosted by: Sunil V. Rao, MD FACC Assistant Professor of Medicine Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories Durham VA Medical ...
 

Baptist Health Lexington New Mitral Valve Heart Procedure


Paula Hollingsworth, MD, explains how the Mitraclip® is used to repair leaking valves in heart patients who may not be able to undergo traditional surgery.
 

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Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair


Pavan Atluri, MD, Penn cardiac surgeon, speaks about treatments for mitral insufficiency and how Penn is a leader in the field of minimally invasive mitral valve ...
 

Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair - Mayo Clinic


Cardiologist Dr. Peter Pollak from Mayo Clinic's Jacksonville, Fla., campus shares information about transcatheter mitral valve repair or TMVR, which is an ...
 

Mitral Valve Repair vs Replacement Why Early Intervention Is Important


Even though Perry Katsiskas was a daily exerciser and had no symptoms, her doctor recommended mitral valve repair vs replacement as a form of early ...
 

Mitral valve regurgitation and mitral valve prolapse | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy


Created by Joshua Cohen. Watch the next lesson: ...
 

Heart Valve Disease - British Heart Foundation


https://www.bhf.org.uk/heart-matters-magazine/research/copy of new-heart-valve A BHF-funded chemical engineer is perfecting a material to tackle ...
 




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