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Table 1 Prevalence of valvular heart disease

From: The clinical impact of valvular heart disease in a population-based cohort of subjects aged 80 and older

  80–84 years 85–89 years ≥90 years p for trenda
Participants, n 323 183 50  
Male, n (%) 125 (39 %) 68 (37 %) 13 (27 %)  
Mitral stenosis, n (%) 10 (53 %) 6 (3 %) 3 (6 %)  
 Mild, n (%) 5 (2 %) 3 (2 %) 1 (2 %) 0.85
 Moderate, n (%) 4 (1 %) 3 (2 %) 2 (4 %) 0.28
 Severe, n (%) 1 (0.3 %) 0 (0 %) 0 (0 %) 0.41
Mitral regurgitation, n (%) 236 (73 %) 140 (77 %) 39 (78 %)  
 Mild, n (%) 234 (72 %) 138 (75 %) 39 (78 %) 0.32
 Moderate, n (%) 2 (1 %) 2 (1 %) 0 (0 %) 0.89
Aortic stenosis, n (%) 63 (20 %) 45 (25 %) 19 (38 %)  
 Mild, n (%) 27 (8 %) 7 (4 %) 1 (2 %) 0.016
 Moderate, n (%) 24 (7 %) 15 (8 %) 9 (18 %) 0.10
 Severe, n (%) 12 (4 %) 11 (6 %) 9 (18 %) 0.002
Aortic regurgitation, n (%) 118 (37 %) 72 (39 %) 25 (50 %)  
 Mild, n (%) 113 (35.4) 69 (37.9) 24 (48.0) 0.15
 Moderate, n (%) 5 (1.6) 3 (1.6) 1 (2.0) 0.85
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