The aorta is the main artery leaving the heart. When blood leaves the heart, it flows from the lower chamber (the left ventricle), through the aortic valve, into the aorta. In aortic stenosis, the aortic valve does not open fully. This restricts b...
- Aortic Valve Replacement
- Creation of conduit between left ventri...
- History of rheumatic fever
- Bicuspid Aortic Valve
Aortic valve stenosis most often develops in older adults, but it can also affect newborns. Here's what you need to know about the causes...