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How Does Mitral Valve Prolapse Show On An Ekg
When the mitral valve that separates the heart's left atrium and left ventricle does not close appropriately. When the heart contracts to push blood from the left ventricle to the rest of the body, portions of the mitral valve move backwards into the left atrium. This can cause regurgitation of blood from the left ventricle into the left atrium. Most of the time a mitral valve prolapse is asymptomatic and does ...Read more
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normal ecg is a normal finding ...Read more
Can I have Mitral Valve Prolapse with a normal EKG, stress test, and with troponin I Ievel < 0.02?
Stabbing pain in left forearm usually when rains? No injuries ekgs holster 6 months ago fine, (mitral valve prolapse) that's it. What could it be?
Cervical nerve: The arms are innervated by nerves which emerge from the neck (cervical nerves). If one of these is "pinched" either as it leaves the neck or traverses the apex of the lung, that can cause a sudden jolt of pain in the arm. Often such pain can be elicited by certain arm or neck motions. ...Read more
None: Ignore ur symptoms and do ur work and exercise and get busy. ...Read more
Resting heart rate around 53 bpm. PCP says this is ok. Passed stress test, EKG ok. Slight mitral valve prolapse. Is this a concern? Worried!!!
Probably not: If you are active, that is, fit, your resting heart rate would be less than 60 BPM and when sleeping even lower. So the context is imp. Further, if when doing stress test, your heart rate increased appropriately, then additional evidence that you don't have chronotropic incompetence. Last, I see u r on thyroid medicine, so be sure your TSH is in normal range. ...Read more
My heart rate's been fluctuating quickly 80-170bpm for a week. Ekg and labs normal, mitral valve prolapse on echo. Burning in inner ears today. Ideas?
Do you have SVT?: It you have supraventricular tachycardia diagnosed cilnically or on holter monitor, there are a variety of ways to approach it -- I used to have it (and mild prolapse on echo) and found that simply staying in really good aerobic shape worked better than meds, as the textbooks confirm. This is one for a good general physician or a caridologist. ...Read more
I have taken an echo, cchest xray and ECG one year before. In the echo iam having mil mitral valve prolapse with mild regurgitation. Ef 75%.This is ok?
Depends: Generally 55-75% ef is regarded as "normal". Mitral valve prolapse, "mild" mitral regurgitation and a high "normal" ejection fraction only provides part of the picture. Your overall heart function, amount of "leak", heart muscle thickness can all play a role and require your cardiologists interpretation. This may provide general information: http://goo. Gl/0u8gj. ...Read more
Is there a difference between generalised anxiety disorder and mitral valve prolapse. I have had clear ecg/chest x rays but still getting symptoms!?
MVP/GAD: They are different. Gad is a psychiatric condition and mvp is cardiac. There is an association between panic disorder, a different anxiety disorder, and mvp. Some pts. With panic disorder also have mvp. Theories have proposed the surges of adrenaline with panic attacks may stretch the cords holding the mitral valve in place in the heart, causing prolapse into the ventricle. ...Read more
I have mitral valve prolapse and use to have long qt syndrom but now have a normal EKG I had my teeth cleaned and now have severe abdominal pain. Whatc?
Unrelated.: Call your Physician about your pain.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hello doctor, I am having mild mitral valve prolapse with mild regurgitaion. In it also shows ef 75%.Is it is normal.
EF normal: An ejection fraction of 75% is very good, actually high normal. Mitral valve prolapse is not normal, but very common and usually harmless. Because it is associated with leakage of the valve, this will need to be followed up with a repeat echo in a year, then every 2-3 years if it remains stable. ...Read more
Usually not. ..: Mitral valve prolapse occurs when the leaflets of the mitral valve, between the heart's left atrium and ventricle, bulge upward or back into the left atrium as the heart contracts. When more severe, it causes leakage of blood back into the atrium--mitral regurgitation--which can cause fatigue. But the majority of cases of mitral valve prolapse are not this severe and cause few, if any, symptoms. ...Read more
I have a Mitral Valve Prolapse. Do I still need to take an antibiotic prior to any dental procedure (i.e., cleaning)?
MVP: Sometimes palpitations.Get a more detailed answer ›
http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/mitral_valve_prolapse.
Yes: Mitral prolapse is a "normal" abnormality of the mitral valve seen in approximately 10% of the population. It usually does not cause any major heart problem but may be associated with chest pain and palpitations. There is no problem bearing children with usual mitral valve prolapse. Rarely a severe leak of the valve leads to surgical repair/replacement and could impact child bearing. ...Read more
Electrocardiogram (ecg, ekg) is a print-out of the electrical forces detected by electrodes on the chest wall, as electricity travels through the heart with each heart beat. The electrodes are placed in different positions, and each position "sees" the electrical activity of the heart from its own vantage point. Abnormalities in signal detected at chest surface ...Read more
A valve is a structure that regulates the direction of flow. The heart is a special kind of pump. It moves blood by squeezing and relaxing. There are 4 chambers and each chamber has a valve. This keeps blood from moving backwards when the heart squeezes. When a chamber squeezes it lets the blood move forward but when the chamber is relaxed it prevents the blood from ...Read more
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