Definitions for aortic stenosis
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abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
Aortic valve stenosis is a disease of the heart valves in which the opening of the aortic valve is narrowed. The aortic valve is the valve between the left ventricle of the heart and the aorta, which is the largest artery in the body and carries the entire output of blood.
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TAVI is expected to become the standard treatment of severe aortic stenosis, who would prefer an open-chest surgery rather than one that's minimally invasive? Nobody.
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