5. Which of the following is NOT an indication for mitral balloon valvotomy?

A. Mild mitral stenosis with the pulmonary artery systolic pressure increasing to greater than 60 mmHg during exercise, favorable valve morphology and New York Heart Association functional class II symptoms

B. Moderate mitral stenosis, favorable valve morphology and New York Heart Association functional class II symptoms

C. Severe mitral stenosis with moderate mitral regurgitation, favorable valve morphology and New York Heart Association functional class III symptoms

D. Severe mitral stenosis, unfavorable valve morphology (Wilkins score > 8), New York Heart Association functional class III symptoms in a patient not a candidate for surgical mitral valve repair/replacement.
 

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