What are the causes of acquired aortic stenosis (AS)?

Updated: May 07, 2019
  • Author: Xiushui (Mike) Ren, MD; Chief Editor: Terrence X O'Brien, MD, MS, FACC  more...
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Answer

The main causes of acquired aortic stenosis include degenerative calcification and, less commonly, rheumatic heart disease.


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