A 44-year-old member asked:
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what is the best way to treat mitral valve prolapse?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
MVP: If asymptomatic as far as heart function, treat underlying anxiety.
Answered on Feb 11, 2014
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Dr. Alan Heldman
32 years experience Cardiology
Depends....: Most patients with mitral valve prolapse do not require specific treatment. Rarely the valve will degenerate and require surgical repair.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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