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Table 2 Valvular lesions

From: A predominance of hypertensive heart disease among patients with cardiac disease in Buea, a semi-urban setting, South West Region of Cameroon

Valvular lesion Frequency, (n) Percentage (%)
Rheumatic MS 7 25
Rheumatic MR 5 18
Rheumatic MR + MS 2 7.1
Rheumatic AR 1 3.6
Rheumatic AS 1 3.6
Degenerative AS 2 7.1
Mitral valve prolapse 2 7.1
Degenerative AR 7 25
  1. MS mitral stenosis, MR mitral regurgitation, AR aortic regurgitation, AS aortic stenosis