Takayasu’s Arteritis and Mitral Stenosis
Goutam Datta 1, Biswakesh Majumder 1, Dipankar Mukherjee 1
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1 Institute of postgraduate medical education and research Calcutta,India


A young female presented with NYHA class III symptoms, absent lower limb and left radial pulses.Echocardiography showed severe mitral stenosis and left atrial clot. Abdominal aorta was cut off distal to renal artery with collaterals to lower limb vessels. Left subclavian artery was totally occluded distal to vertebral artery. She had HLA DR3.


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EUR J GEN MED, 2013 - Volume 10 Issue Supplement 1, pp. 44-46

Publication date: 09 Jan 2013

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