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You are here: Contents > 2017 > Volume 26 Number 2 March 2017 > CASE REPORTS > Quadricuspid Aortic Valve Associated with Aortic Regurgitation, Mitral Regurgitation, and Aortic Dilatation

Quadricuspid Aortic Valve Associated with Aortic Regurgitation, Mitral Regurgitation, and Aortic Dilatation

Serkan Sivri1,4, Serdal Bastug2, Murat Can Guney3, Yakup Alsancak2, Elcin Ozdemir3, Engin Bozkurt3

1Ahi Evran University Education and Research Hospital, Division of Cardiology, Kırşehir, Turkey
2Atatürk Education and Research Hospital, Division of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
3Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
4Electronic correspondence: drserkansivri@gmail.com

The quadricuspid aortic valve (QAV) is a very uncommon congenital malformation with an estimated incidence of 0.003% to 0.043% of all congenital heart diseases. Combinations of QAV with several different congenital malformations have been described. The case is reported of a type A QAV associated with moderate aortic regurgitation, mild mitral regurgitation, and ascending aorta dilatation. This interesting case was referred for close follow up.

The Journal of Heart Valve Disease 2017;26:243-246


Quadricuspid Aortic Valve Associated with Aortic Regurgitation, Mitral Regurgitation, and Aortic Dilatation

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