Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis in pregnancy.

The coexistence of pregnancy and idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis is a potentially dangerous combination. We report a 23-year-old white woman with idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis and pregnancy who presented with severe symptoms (Class IV) and modest outflow obstruction associated with marked mitral regurgitation. After delivery, the… CONTINUE READING