● While women can have all heart diseases that can be seen in men, there are also some heart problems that are specific to women and more common in women.
● Some rheumatic heart valve diseases and some congenital anomalies can be seen more frequently in women. thought to be associated with stress “Takasubo cardiomyopathy” Another heart disease called heart disease occurs more frequently in women. In addition, there may be cardiovascular diseases specific to women that occur during pregnancy and may have permanent effects after pregnancy.
● Some serious congenital heart diseases, serious heart valve diseases, severe pulmonary hypertension and some connective tissue diseases that are not diagnosed in time can create serious life-threatening conditions in women, especially during pregnancy, during delivery and even after delivery.