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Marijuana mitral valve prolapse

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
Cardiology 34 years experience
No: No . Theres no proven connection.
Dr. Robert Binford
Thoracic Surgery 39 years experience
I doubt it: Mitral valve prolapse is pretty common. It describes the way the two leaflets of the mitral valve meet when it is closed. I have not seen any data tha... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neal Skop
Cardiology 28 years experience
Smoking and marijuan: there is no association between smoking marijuana and mitral valve disease..having said that the evidence does exist for all types of inhaled carcinog... Read More
Dr. Paul Pyles
Addiction Medicine 34 years experience
Probably low : The greater risk of marijuana use is injury to the brain and lungs. Although many states have "legalized" it's use, marijuana is NOT safe.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
31 years experience
MVP: The new recommendations are against antibiotic prophylaxis unless you have MVP with a murmur. Talk to your doctor about it. Take care!
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
MVP: Current protocol for MVP does not require antibiotic prophylaxis. However, it is the responsibility of your own treating dentist in consultation with ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bart Denys
Cardiology 40 years experience
Mitral valve prolaps: I will assume you did not mean effective but harmful :-) when the valve leaflets "prolapse" they bend back and no longer seal, resulting in significan... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Mitral prolapse : One can often diagnose prolapse by physical exam. Echocardiography usually diagnoses it relaibly and gives more information along with it.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 56 years experience
Depends: Most of the time, it is a minor problem. It can result in significant leakage of the valve, chest pain, palpitations, valve infection, and heart rhyth... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Ostrom
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MVP: MVP is mostly asymptomatic. Common symptoms ascribed to the condition are palpitations, shortness of breath and fatigue with symptoms, atypical chest... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
No. 'strengthening when the valve can be repaired. Prolapse is when it is diseased and and moves out of its position with the heartbeat.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 56 years experience
Rarel: Mitral valve prolapse can cause palpitations, shortness of breath, or chest pain but isi seldom fatal. If the valve is leaking severely or if it gets ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gavin Noble
Cardiology 23 years experience
Myxomatous change: Mitral valve prolapse is due to the mitral valve tissue being slightly redundant. Often this is related to slight thickening of the tissue and stretc... Read More
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