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Mitral stenosis with free-floating left atrial thrombus and recurrent systemic embolisation: A case report
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1987-02)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A 64-year-old white woman with moderately severe rheumatic mitral stenosis complicated by atrial fibrillation and recurrent systemic embolisation to the brain was found at operation to have a large ...
Rheumatic heart disease screening : current concepts and challenges
(Medknow Publications, 2017)
Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is a disease of poverty, is almost entirely preventable, and is the most common cardiovascular disease worldwide in those under 25 years. RHD is caused by acute rheumatic fever (ARF) which ...