mitral stenosis

noun

Medical Definition of mitral stenosis

: a condition usually the result of disease in which the mitral valve is abnormally narrow

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“Mitral stenosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mitral%20stenosis. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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