Atypical Presentations Of Patients With Calcific Aortic Stenosis

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Valvular Heart Diseases and Infective Endocarditic: Valvular Heart Diseases, Calcific Aortic Valve Disease, Aetiopathology, Clinical Features, Investigations & Management of Other Valvular Diseases, Mitral Annular Calcification, Mitral Regurgitation, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Regurgitation, Right sided Valvular Diseases, Infective Endocarditis.

Role of computed tomography coronary angiography in

136 patients on page with suspected CAD to evaluate coronary arteries and CS ,highest number of cases in the age range on page of 51 - 60 yrs. There was varied clinical presentation on page , most of the patient presented with atypical chest pain and underwent contrast enhanced CTCA in a 40 slice CT scanner.


2. Yong G, Ali A, Feldman T. Diastolic Transmitral Valve Pressure Gradients in Patients with Severe Calcific Aortic Stenosis. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions 2009 Jun 23 [Epub ahead of print]

Amir Darki, M.D, M.Sc., R.P.V.I., F.S.C.A.I.

03/2008 Low Output Aortic Stenosis , Cardiac Catherization Conference 04/2008 Systemic Disease and Echo , Echo conference 05/2008 Renal Artery Stenting: Worthwhile , Cardiology Grand Rounds 08/2008 Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm , Cardiology Grand Rounds


For the aortic valve, the situation is even more bleak. I cannot think of a single person working on solving the mechanism of calcific aortic stenosis. Indeed, after a key word search on Medline, I found that during the past 40 years, there were only 2600 publications on the topic of heart valve disease, and most of those reported on the

Infective Endocarditis in Elderly Patients

be the most common cause of aortic stenosis in patients aged 60-75 years [5]. The presence of a bicuspid aortic valve may predispose elderly patients to IE, although endocarditis on such valves tends to occur at a younger age. A study of 50 patients with bicuspid aortic valve IE noted that the mean age of such patients was 39 years [6].