Pulmonary valve disease is condition refers to any disorder of your heart's pulmonary valve, which is responsible for keeping blood from your heart flowing properly to your lungs. This is the valve separating the right ventricle (one of the chambers in the heart) and the pulmonary artery. The pulmonary artery carries oxygen-poor blood to the lungs.
In Canada, the analysis on pulmonary valve disease got the result as that eight and 11 patients were included in the prenatally and postnatally diagnosed groups, with overall long-term survival of 71% and 82%, respectively. There was no significant difference in mortality, frequency of preoperative intubation, number of interventions or functional capacity between groups.