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can i have mitral valve prolapse, how can i know?

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Dr. Hyeun Park
27 years experience Cardiology
Probably wouldn't: Mitral valve prolapse is a condition that has been overdiagnosed and most times has no bearing on a person's life unless it is significant. In some cases, it is associated with atypical chest pain and palpitations.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015

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