Aortic stenosis is a type of heart disease where the main outlet for blood to be pumped to the body—the aortic valve—becomes narrowed over time.
Aortic Stenosis: Facts About a Heart Valve Disease
Published September 1, 2009
This brochure is designed for people who have been diagnosed with aortic stenosis or who may be at risk for the disease. Learn more about what aortic stenosis is, how people get it, what the symptoms are, and what the treatment options are.