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Pulmonary Stenosis / Regurgitation

Pulmonary Stenosis, Pulmonary Regurgitation: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments | National Heart Centre Singapore

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Pulmonary Stenosis / Regurgitation - Causes and Risk Factors

Pulmonary Stenosis / Regurgitation - Preparing for surgery

Pulmonary Stenosis / Regurgitation - Post-surgery care

Activity
In most cases, you are not required to limit your activity if your pulmonary stenosis or regurgitation is mild or moderate. However, if the pulmonary valve defect is severe, there might be need to avoid certain strenuous exercise. Please check with your cardiologist.

Prevention of endocarditis
If you have pulmonary stenosis or regurgitation without other associated heart conditions, you are not required to take antibiotics to prevent endocarditis (infection of the inner layer of the heart) before any dental procedures. 

Family planning and pregnancy 
If the pulmonary stenosis or regurgitation is mild to moderate, you are more likely to handle pregnancy well. However, pregnant women with severe pulmonary valve defect may have higher risk and require closer monitoring by her cardiologist during her pregnancy.

Pulmonary Stenosis / Regurgitation - Other Information

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