Rheumatic heart disease

What is Rheumatic heart disease?

Condition affecting heart valves following a sore throat infection and fever related to streptococcal bacteria.

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Concerning rheumatic heart disease, with mild thickening of the valves and some calcifications, as well as a small heart murmer- can pregnancy...

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Respected Madam
Thanks for your query.
The effect of pregnancy will depend upon the type of lesion you have in your valves. Some of the lesions are...

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A person is having rheumatic heart disease .....valve disease n is put on beta blockers n diuretics n asked to drink less water due to which uric...

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Your cardiologist has advised you to drink less water to avoid load on heart that resulting into increase uric acid levels....

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My mother suffering from rheumatic heart disease and recently had open heart surgery on oct14.before surgery she had taking an injection named...

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hello,I have gone through your question.Thanks for using HCM.
Inj.Penidure LA 12 lacs is usually give to all patients having Rheumatic valvular...

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DEAR DOCTOR, I AM A PATIENT OF RHEUMATIC HEART DISEASE, MY TWO VALVES IN HEART HAVE BEEN SEVERELY DAMAGED AND I WAS PREPARING MY SELF FOR DVR...

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can you please confirm us what would be the expenses for valve change as my mother's ecocardiography report is Rheumatic Heart Disease.

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I have flipflop, thumping heartbeat or fluttering under right & left rib cage. It is there more often after I have my strong chest pains, [which I...

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I have these symptoms: Sore throat started 2.5 weeks ago. Sore throat comes and goes and moves from left side only to right side only and goes from...

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Hi, My age is 26 and weight is 54. I am having rheumatic heart disease. My question is that should i go for valva balloon or should i go for mitral...

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How do you know if you have strep? Everyone in my office is sick with a cold, the flu or strep. I'm hoping I just have a cold but I have swollen...

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