Quantification of degenerative mitral regurgitation with multiple jets in atrial fibrillation is challenging with two dimensional techniques and may underestimate the severity. We report the feasibility and advantages of vena contracta area in three dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in evaluation of such a patient.
Shing Ching, Chiu Sun Yue, The value of 3D vena contracta area in a patient with degenerative mitral regurgitation and multiple jets Journal of the Hong Kong College of Cardiology 2022;29(3):143-146 https://doi.org/10.55503/2790-6744.1202
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