Published in Heart Disease Weekly, July 31st, 2011
"Because of mitral insufficiency, pulmonary pressure increased and it was nearby 70% systemic pressure. Pulmonary regurgitation got worse, and the patient came to the hospital in a state of anasarca," wrote M.C.G. Rubin and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "After valve replacement, histopathological study of the mitral valve and the aortic valve revealed Aschoff nodules and...
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