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Normal function

Aortic stenosis-senile

Aortic stenosis-bicuspid

Aortic regurgitation

Mitral stenosis

Mitral prolapse

Mitral flail

Mitral regurgitation

Valvular infection

Prosthetic valves

Cardiomyopathy

Ischemia-anterior

Ischemia-inferior

Ischemia-aneurysm

Post-infarct VSD

IHSS

Pericardial effusion

Masses



Post-infarction ventricular septal defect


 

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Notes:
Post infarct ventricular defects most often occur in the 3rd to 7th day post infarction, more often when it involves the inferior wall and interventricular septum, permiting shunting from left-to-right betwenn the ventricles. Prognosis is poor unless surgically repairable.
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