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A 53-year-old female asked about a 54-year-old male:

My husband has mitral valve prolapse moderate, with atrial fib events reqiring cardio version about yearly. should he have it fixed?

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Dr. Ehsan Ansari
Interventional cardiology 31 years experience
More info: Mvp is relatively common. What dictates valve surgery is the degree of valve rgurgitations, flail of the leaflet, symptoms of heart failure, heart function. I suggest monitoring and evaluation by a cardiologist.

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