What are the complications of rheumatic heart disease?

What are the complications of rheumatic heart disease?

This video will about the complications of rheumatic heart disease by Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks. In the first episode of rheumatic fever, there are 50% chances of involvement of heart and might develop rheumatic carditis. If the patient has more than one attack of rheumatic fever then 75% of chances of developing heart disease. The complications are fibrosis or mitral stenosis. Dr. Aggarwal will further explain the complications in details.

Dr. KK Aggarwal

Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus

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