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Mitral valve regurgitation and dental work

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 42 years experience
Yes, he can but his cardiologist and cardiac rehab facility should guide him through an exercise program.
Dr. Ramalingaier Parameswaran
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Left bundle branch lock is less common after mitral surgery than aortic surgery. Whether he can return to full activity including lifting weight lifti... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Clinically...: ...insignificant? Best to check with your doctor as to his/her precise meaning however byt the term "trivial."
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Depends: The degree to which mvr involves any symptoms or lack of cardiac reserve may preclude you. Regurgutation can occur in a variety of ways and so does it... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
See Specifics below: The following are causes for commissioning rejection: "all valvular heart diseases, congenital or acquired, including those improved by surgery exce... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
Thoracic Surgery 38 years experience
Echo: An echocardiogram (fancy ultrasound of the heart) is the main tool for following mitral regurgitation. Also maybe even more important is the presence... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience
MVR: This surgery is done quite well by experienced cardiac teams. With appropriate choice of patient, appropriate procedure and follow up most patients do... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Lingle
Cardiology 15 years experience
Unlikely: If one has mixed mitral valve disease with a heavily calcified mitral valve that is both stenotic and regurgitant, one could imagine marked turbulance... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Depends: It depends on the severity of the mr patients have and what their ages are. If you take the general usa population, all adults over age 21, some degre... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience
Palpitations: On a simple level avoid cigarettes, alcohol and more than one cup of coffee or tea or other stimulants. Take your antihypertensive medications and dis... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
You should: place a call, rather rather than wait, to your doctor who ordered the test for his/her advice, especially if you are having symptoms. These findings ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
Thoracic Surgery 38 years experience
Very small leak: The mitral valve prevents blood from flowing backwards out of the main pumping chamber of the heart (left ventricle). When a valve leaks we call this... Read More