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can mvp or mitral valve prolapse cause death?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Rarely: It is exceptionally rare but has been reported. (i've been in practice as a cardiologist for >35 years and have never seen a single case).
Answered on Jun 26, 2014
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