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what are some of the tests for mitral valve prolapse?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The tests for Mitral valve prolapse include:: Echocardiogram, Electrocardiogram, Transesophageal echocardiogram, Left heart catheterization, Cardiac MRI without contrast, Xray of chest, CT of chest.
Answered on Jun 1, 2016

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