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Tricuspid Valve Stenosis Summary

Description: The pathologic narrowing of the orifice of the TRICUSPID VALVE. This hinders the emptying of RIGHT ATRIUM leading to elevated right atrial pressure and systemic venous congestion. Tricuspid valve stenosis is almost always due to RHEUMATIC FEVER.

Also Known As: Stenoses, Tricuspid Valve; Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve; Tricuspid Valve Stenoses; Valve Stenoses, Tricuspid; Valve Stenosis, Tricuspid

Networked: 21 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Phenobarbital (Luminal) : 1 result : FDA 1
  2. Pulmonary venous return anomaly : 1 result : IBA
  3. Complete atrioventricular septal defect : 1 result : IBA
  4. pro-brain natriuretic peptide (1-76) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Pulmonary Atresia (Pulmonary Valve Atresia)
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Ebstein Anomaly (Ebsteins Anomaly)
  5. Dextrocardia
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Key Therapies for Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Balloon Dilation : 8 results
  3. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 3 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 2 results
  5. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 1 result
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