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Aortic stenosis: Causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment  
Abstract:  This handout describes aortic stenosis, a form of heart valve disease that affects the aortic valve. It also explains signs and symptoms, the tests that are used to diagnose the disease, and what the treatment options are.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2014, January 1, 2014
UWMC Availability:  5NE; Regional Heart Center
General Topics:  Cardiovascular Disorders; Anatomy and Physiology
Specific Subject(s):  Heart Valve; Heart Diseases and Disorders; Heart; Aorta
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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