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Figure 1: Parasternal long-axis image of a typical case of latent, definite RHD. (a) 2D image highlights the thickened mitral valve leaflet with a characteristic “dog-leg” deformity (solid arrow) (b) Color Doppler image shows characteristic posteriorly-directed mild mitral regurgitation (dashed arrows)

Figure 1: Parasternal long-axis image of a typical case of latent, definite RHD. (a) 2D image highlights the thickened mitral valve leaflet with a characteristic “dog-leg” deformity (solid arrow) (b) Color Doppler image shows characteristic posteriorly-directed mild mitral regurgitation (dashed arrows)