What are the signs of mitral valve prolapse?

Usually no symptoms. Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is usually asymptomatic. Occasionally with more significant prolapse symptoms of shortness of breath occur. MVP should be followed with serial exams and cardiac echoes.

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What are some major signs of mitral valve prolapse and how would I know if I have it?

No symptoms. Mitral valve prolapse is a description of how the mitral valve closes. In the majority of patients it has no symptoms. In a subset of patients their mitral valve will leak. This is called insufficiency or regurgitation. If severe enough then the patients may have symptoms of shortness of breath fatigue weakness etc. Read more...

What is done to treat mitral valve prolapse?

Mitral prolapse. read this: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-prolapse/basics/definition/con-20024748. Read more...