Aortic Valve Regurgitation - Exams and Tests
Tests for aortic valve regurgitation can assess how severe the
regurgitation is and whether you have any complications, such as
abnormal heartbeats (arrhythmias) or
Aortic valve regurgitation can typically be
diagnosed by physical exam. Your doctor will check your blood pressure, pulse, and listen for abnormal sounds in your heart and lungs.
Other tests may include:
Recommended frequency for checking aortic valve regurgitation1
| Severity of aortic valve regurgitation|| How often you should have an echocardiogram|
Every 2 to 3 years
Every 4 to 6 months
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
November 02, 2011
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