7. Mitral Valve Disease Imaging

  1. Farhood Saremi MD Professor3,
  2. Stephan Achenbach MD Professor4,
  3. Eloisa Arbustini MD, FESC Prof.ssa Specialista Direttore5 and
  4. Jagat Narula MD, PhD, FACC, FRCP Professor Chief Director6,7,8,9
  1. Javier G. Castillo MD Research Fellow1,
  2. David H. Adams MD Professor Chairman1 and
  3. Mario J. Garcia MD Professor Director2

Published Online: 15 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444323191.ch7

Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference

Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference

How to Cite

Castillo, J. G., Adams, D. H. and Garcia, M. J. (2010) Mitral Valve Disease Imaging, in Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference (eds F. Saremi, S. Achenbach, E. Arbustini and J. Narula), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444323191.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Cardiology, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany

  3. 5

    Centro Malattie Genetiche Cardiovascolari, Area Trapiantologica, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy

  4. 6

    School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA

  5. 7

    UC Irvine Douglas Hospital, Irvine, CA, USA

  6. 8

    Memorial Heart & Vascular Institute, Long Beach Memorial Hospital, Irvine, CA, USA

  7. 9

    Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced CV Technology, School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  2. 2

    The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405194693

Online ISBN: 9781444323191

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Keywords:

  • mitral valve disease imaging;
  • mitral annulus - junction between atrium and valvular tissue;
  • mitral leaflets and commissures;
  • subvalvular apparatus;
  • miral valve regurgitation - acquired mitral valve disease;
  • Carpentier's type I dysfunction;
  • mitral valve subvalvular components - chordae tendinae;
  • pathophysiologic triad - used in Carpentier's classification of mitral regurgitation;
  • Carpentier's type II mechanisms - of mitral valve dysfunction;
  • mitral valve stenosis - acquired stenosis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Normal Anatomy

  • Miral Valve Regurgitation

  • Mitral Valve Stenosis

  • References