Aortic Insufficiency due to Quadricuspid Aortic Valve

  • Huseyin Ozer
  • Yakup Alsancak
  • Hakan Akilli

Abstract

Quadricuspid aortic valve is an extremely rare congenital anomaly. Although it has a benign clinical features, some patients may present as with symptoms of severe aortic regurgitation. Herein, we showed an excellent view of a quadricuspid aortic valve with moderate aortic regurgitation in a young woman.

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Published
2020-03-10