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Background: The retrograde movement of blood from the left ventricle (LV) into the left atrium (LA) through the mitral valve (MV) causes a systolic murmur heard best at the apex of the heart with radiation to the left axilla. MR is the most common valvular anomaly in the globe, affecting around 2% of the population and increasing in incidence with age. This activity examines the diagnosis and treatment of mitral regurgitation, emphasizing the importance of the healthcare team in assessing and treating patients with this illness.

Conclusion: The goal of this review article is to identify the etiology and epidemiology of mitral regurgitation medical conditions and emergencies, review the proper history, physical, and evaluation of mitral regurgitation, outline the treatment and management options for mitral regurgitation, and describe interprofessional team strategies for improving care coordination and communication to advance mitral regurgitation and improve outcomes.

Echocardiography, heart failure, mitral regurgitation, Mechanism, mitral annulus, papillary muscles

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ELSAKA, O., NOURELDEAN, M. A., GAMIL, M. A., GHAZALI, M. T., AL-RAZIK, A. H. A., & HISHAM, D. (2022). A REVIEW ON MITRAL REGURGITATION: PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, INVESTIGATIONS AND TREATMENT. Asian Journal of Advances in Medical Science, 4(1), 15-28. Retrieved from http://mbimph.com/index.php/AJOAIMS/article/view/2741
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