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A 19-year-old male asked:

Hi doctor, i am having chest discomfort and shortness of breath. i am also having mild mitral valve prolapse .does mvp causes chest pains, how?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
It can contribute: To palpitations but your symptoms are concerning. How much regurgitation of mitral valve on echocardiogram? Talk to your physician.
Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
Need followup: Echo status? Chest pain is common. The risks are with severe regurgitation, lung congestion, and cannot discern without echo.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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