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. Symptoms of pulmonary valve disease are bluish tint to the skin, chest pain, fainting, heart palpitations, unexplained fatigue, failure to thrive, difficulty breathing. Treatment of Pulmonary valve disease, Sometimes, treatment may not be needed if the disorder is mild.
When there are also other heart defects, medicines may be used to Help blood flow through the heart, Help the heart beat stronger, Prevent clots (blood thinners), Remove excess fluid (water pills), Treat abnormal heartbeats and rhythms, Percutaneous balloon pulmonary dilation (valvuloplasty) may be performed when no other heart defects are present.