Structure of posterior leaflet of mitral valve

Known as: Posterior mitral leaflet, Cuspis posterior valvae atrioventricularis sinistri, Cuspis posterior (Valva mitralis) 
The cusp of the mitral valave that is located posterior to the two commissures, and which has no attachement to the aortic root.
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1953-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Whether morphological abnormalities of the mitral valve represent part of the hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM… (More)
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2010
2010
Restrictive mitral annuloplasty is a surgical treatment option for patients with heart failure (HF) and functional mitral… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE We sought to compare the outcomes of minimally invasive mitral valve (MV) surgery for anterior (anterior mitral leaflet… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The three-dimensional saddle shape of the mitral annulus is well characterized in animals and humans, but the impact… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE Mitral valve surgery for posterior mitral leaflet prolapse consists mostly of leaflet resection, but implantation of… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND We hypothesized that surgical annuloplasty for ischemic mitral regurgitation (MR) that displaces the posterior annulus… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Three-dimensional dynamics of the 3 individual scallops within the posterior mitral leaflet during acute ischemic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Previous clinical studies have suggested that there is an association between mitral annular calcification and the… (More)
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1983
1983
Dynamic obstruction to left ventricular outflow in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy usually occurs when the anterior… (More)
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1977
1977
A real-time, phased-array, two-dimensional echocardiography system was used to assess mitral valve motion in 30 catheterized… (More)
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