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Aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva

Disease definition

Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm (SVA) is a rare congenital heart malformation of one or more of the aortic sinuses, consisting of a dilation that when unruptured is usually asymptomatic but when ruptured presents with progressive exertional dyspnea, fatigue, chest pain and that can lead to congestive heart failure if left untreated.

ORPHA:1054

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: Q25.4
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 670
  • MedDRA: -
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