Mitral valve calcification

Mitral valve calcification can refer to 1

* mitral annular calcification (MAC) or
* mitral valve leaflet calcification (MVL)

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Left atrial enlargement and mitral valve calcification - CT Scan

Article Author : Dr Yuranga Weerakkody, Radiopaedia

References

1. Andreas H. Mahnken et.al, Original Research ; MDCT Detection of Mitral Valve Calcification: Prevalence and Clinical Relevance Compared with Echocardiography, AJR 2007; 188:1264-1269

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