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Can mitral valve prolapse be considered as a heart disease?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No and yes

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Mild mvp is considered to be a variant of normal. Severe mvp with severe regurgitation can lead to atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure requiring mitral valve repair surgery.

In brief: No and yes

It comes in all flavors.
Mild mvp is considered to be a variant of normal. Severe mvp with severe regurgitation can lead to atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure requiring mitral valve repair surgery.
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