an early-stage company focused on the development of an innovative percutaneous system to treat patients with moderate to severe mitral valve regurgitation, today announced it has received a minority investment from Sorin Group (Reuters Code: SORN.
What does MVR stand for?
MVR stands for Mitral Valve Regurgitation
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Samples in periodicals archive:
This late adjustment capability, according to the company, corrects recurrent mitral valve regurgitation that results from the progressive nature of the underlying cardiovascular disease.
Impact of mitral valve regurgitation evaluated by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography on long-term outcomes after coronary artery bypass grafting.
Willard said he knew he had mitral valve regurgitation - when the mitral valve doesn't close tightly, letting blood leak backward in the heart - for years, but only recently noticed the effects of the condition during his daily workouts.
NEW ORLEANS -- Percutaneous repair of mitral valve regurgitation was successful in 7 of 10 treated patients in the first clinical test of the procedure.
It's usually about 100 over 60 to 70; it used to be lower, but I have mitral valve regurgitation.
It is important to remember, however, that many patients have mild mitral valve regurgitation without ever developing any symptoms or any heart failure.
Their patient experienced difficulties on postpartum Day 7, including an increase in SVR associated with increased mitral valve regurgitation, left atrial enlargement, and pulmonary venous congestion.