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Rheumatic heart disease

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Pathology

Cardiovascular system

Vascular disorders
Congenital heart defects
Cardiac arrhythmias
Valvular disorders
Cardiomyopathies
Heart failure
Cardiac infections
Pericardial disorders
Cardiac tumors
Cardiovascular system pathology review

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Rheumatic heart disease

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A 10-year-old girl comes to the clinic because of involuntary movement of her face and extremities for the past 2 weeks. Her mother mentions the patient was treated for a sore throat 2 months ago. Physical examination shows slurred speech, poor finger-to-nose coordination, and inability to clench her fists for prolonged periods. Oropharyngeal examination shows no abnormalities. Laboratory tests show elevated anti-streptolysin O. An echocardiogram shows mild mitral regurgitation and a thickened mitral valve. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

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