Bicuspid Aortic Valve

The bicuspid aortic valve is a congenital heart condition where there are two flaps in the valve instead of three. This leads to obstruction and narrowing of the aortic valve opening, which makes it difficult for the heart to pump blood. Chest pain, shortness of breath, etc., are the symptoms. Surgery like valve replacement, balloon valvoplasty, etc., are done.

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What is the treatment followed for bicuspid aortic valve?

Query: Hi doctor,I want to know about the treatment for a bicuspid aortic valve.   Read Full »

Dr. Malay Shukla

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Bicuspid aortic valve (BiAV) is a common condition affecting one to two percent of world's population. There are millions of people with the bicuspid aortic valve. Most of them try to live their life normally without knowing that they have a bicuspid aortic valve. Some ...  Read Full »

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