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A 21-year-old male asked:

i have mild mvp and mild mitral regurgitation, can i travel on an airplane??

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Dr. Bradford Romans
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Yes: No problem.

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Can mild mitral regurgitation progress over time?

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Is it true that everyone practically everyone has a little Mild Mitral regurgitation?

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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A 26-year-old female asked:

Cardiologist said everything was ok but upon reading myself results it said mild mitral regurgitation!?something to be concerned should I c other doc

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Mild mitral regurgit: Mild mitral regurgitation is generally not a big deal. Best course is ask your cardiologist to explain it to you and whether any attention needs to be paid to it in the future.

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