Mitral valve stenosis
Management is keenly focused on prevention of thromboembolic events. Therapies include anticoagulants, diuretic therapy, salt-restricted diet, and beta blockers. Prevention of rheumatic fever is essential. A variety of treatments are focused on specific symptoms and include percutaneous mitral balloon commissurotomy and mitral valve surgery.
I05.0 – Rheumatic mitral stenosis
I34.2 – Nonrheumatic mitral (valve) stenosis
79619009 – Mitral valve stenosis
Differential Diagnosis & Pitfalls