Mitral valve cleft in both anterior and posterior leaflet: an extremely rare anomaly.

@article{Mohammadi2006MitralVC,
  title={Mitral valve cleft in both anterior and posterior leaflet: an extremely rare anomaly.},
  author={Siamak Mohammadi and S{\'e}bastien Bergeron and Pierre Voisine and Denis Desaulniers},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={82 6},
  pages={2287-9}
}
We herein report the case of a woman with clefts in the anterior and posterior mitral leaflets causing mitral insufficiency. The patient developed heart failure symptoms in the eighth decade of life and underwent mitral valve repair, with suture closure of both clefts. The reasons of its late presentation are discussed.