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Rheumatic Heart Disease (Rheumatic Heart Diseases) Summary

Description: Cardiac manifestation of systemic rheumatological conditions, such as RHEUMATIC FEVER. Rheumatic heart disease can involve any part the heart, most often the HEART VALVES and the ENDOCARDIUM.

Also Known As: Rheumatic Heart Diseases; Bouillaud Disease; Bouillaud's Disease; Bouillauds Disease; Disease, Bouillaud Show All >>

Networked: 690 relevant articles (17 outcomes, 79 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rheumatic Heart Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amiodarone (Amiodarona) : 3 outcomes in 9 results : FDA 4 Generic
  2. Penicillin G Benzathine (LPG) : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 11 results : FDA 6
  3. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 10 results : IBA
  4. Epitopes : 2 outcomes 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  5. Vaccines : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  6. Warfarin (Coumadin) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 13 results : FDA 21 Generic
  7. Penicillins (Penicillin) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 29 results : FDA 1
  8. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results : FDA 80 Generic
  9. Nitric Oxide (Nitrogen Monoxide) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : FDA 1
  10. Streptococcal Vaccines : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rheumatic Heart Disease

  1. Atrial Fibrillation
  2. Rheumatic Fever (Acute Articular Rheumatism)
  3. Stroke (Strokes)
  4. Mitral Valve Stenosis (Mitral Stenosis)
  5. Thrombosis (Thrombus)
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Key Therapies for Rheumatic Heart Disease

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  1. Electric Countershock (Cardioversion) : 1 outcome in 6 results
  2. Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Heart-Lung Bypass) : 1 study in 9 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 study in 4 results
  4. Artificial Heart (Artificial Hearts) : 1 study in 4 results
  5. Injections : 1 study in 3 results
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