A 24-year-old male asked:
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i have had mvp (1st degree) for 10 years. now i am diagnosed with tricuspid valve prolapse as well (1st degree). is it a complication of mvp?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Possible: If there is pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary valve issue, then the tricuspid can be back pressured. In addition, the valve disease may affect more than one valve! rheumatic, marfan, prolapse etc. Your cardiologist can help decipher the variables with you.
Answered on Feb 27, 2017
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