What are the indications for not intervening pure mitral stenosis?

What are the indications for not intervening pure mitral stenosis?

In this video, Talks about indications for not intervening pure mitral stenosis by Dr. Sameer Shrivastava, Heads the department of Non-Invasive Cardiology at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi. If it is mild mitral stenosis, then it is a class three indication. It shouldn’t be interfered or might turn complicated. These patients are well managed with bacterial endocarditis prophylaxis and some diuretics. 

Dr. Sameer Shrivastava

In-charge of Resident program at FEHI. Principal Coordinator of PGDCC (Post graduate Diploma in Clinical Cardiology) program at FEHI. An expert in all the Non-Invasive imaging procedures performed at FEHI including 3D Echocardiography, Tissue Doppler imaging, Strain, 2D Echocardiography, Vascular Dopplers & Stress Echocardiography. Awards & Expertise: Chairmans appreciation award (Individual) IMA Academy of Medical Specialties- 1997-98. Fellowship awarded by the Indian Academy of Echocardiography 2002 Certificate of honor from the Gwalior Medicos at Indian Medical Association in 2002.

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