Can also be known as TricuspidÂ Regurgitation or TricuspidÂ Regurg
Less often referred to as Tricuspid Insufficiency
There are 4 main valves in the Heart
1.)Â Â Tricuspid Valve
2.)Â Â Pulmonary Valve
3.)Â Â Mitral Valve
4.)Â Â Aortic Valve
Difficulty of valve to close during systole.
Therefore some blood is pumped the wrong direction
Caused by enlargement of right ventricle due to injury or disease
Echocardiography/Doppler is essential to confirm the diagnosis
ECG â€“ may be beneficial.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Diuretics
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Surgical procedures