Mitral valve repair and mitral valve replacement are procedures that may be performed to treat diseases of the mitral valve — the [...]
Aortic valve calcification is a condition in which calcium deposits form on the aortic valve in the heart. These deposits can cause narrowing [...]
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In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Kopecky, a cardiologist at Mayo Clinic, will answer this question: Does aspirin help prevent stroke and heart [...]
Heartburn, angina and heart attack may feel very much alike. Even experienced health care providers can't always tell the difference from your medical history and [...]
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