Trikuspidalklappenstenose

The Trikuspidalklappenstenose (TS) describes the narrowing of the Trikuspidalklappenöffnung that impedes the flow of blood from the RA into the RV. Nearly all cases are caused by rheumatic fever. Symptoms include a fluttering discomfort in the throat, fatigue, cold skin and abdominal discomfort in the right upper quadrant. Jugularvenenpulsationen are striking and it is often a presystolic murmur at the left sternal part in the 4th ICR; it increases during…

September 3, 2018
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