A case of iatrogenic severe mitral regurgitation

https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2013.75

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  • Antonio D’Aloia Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Barbara Piovanelli Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Riccardo Rovetta | rovetz85@yahoo.it Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Ivano Bonadei Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Enrico Vizzardi Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Antonio Curnis Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.
  • Marco Metra Deparment of medical and surgical, radiological sciences and public health specialty, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Study of Brescia, Italy.

Abstract

Bromocriptine and cabergoline, ergot derived dopamine receptor agonists used to treat Parkinson’s disease and prolactinomas, have been associated with increased risk of cardiac valve disease. Here we present a case of iatrogenic symptomatic severe mitral regurgitation due to these drugs.

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Published
2015-11-25
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Keywords:
valve disease, cabergoline, severe mitral regurgitation.
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D’Aloia, Antonio, Barbara Piovanelli, Riccardo Rovetta, Ivano Bonadei, Enrico Vizzardi, Antonio Curnis, and Marco Metra. 2015. “A Case of Iatrogenic Severe Mitral Regurgitation”. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 80 (3). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2013.75.

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