A 27-year-old male asked:
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how would trivial pulmonary and trivial mitral regurgitation be fixed ? not that i want it i just want to know if and how it could be fixed ?

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Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
No need: Trivial mitral and pulmonary regurgitation are common due to more sophisticated testing now available and neither are likely to be a problem in most peoples lifetimes. Dictum-first do no harm. That includes worry.
Answered on May 19, 2014
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