Aortic valve stenosis is a condition in which the aortic valve in the heart becomes narrow, making it difficult for blood to flow from the left ventricle into the aorta. This can lead to symptoms such as chest pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, and fainting. In severe cases, it can also increase the risk of heart failure and sudden death. Treatment options include medication, lifestyle changes, and surgery to replace the aortic valve.
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