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.
Analysis on pulmonary valve disease around Germany gave the result as a wide variety of techniques and implants are now available for the surgical treatment of acquired valvular heart disease. If they are used in evidence-based fashion, the perioperative mortality is low and the long-term outcome is favorable.