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Do people commonly have mvp and hypothyroid together?
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Dr. Bart Denys
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: MVP Hypothyrodism
Not commonly, but the prevalence of mitral valve prolapse (mvp) is substantially greater in patients with autoimmune thyroid disorders such as graves' disease and hashimoto's thyroiditis.
So it's not just hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid gland is quite common, especially in individuals over 50, and is usually not associated with mvp.

In brief: MVP Hypothyrodism
Not commonly, but the prevalence of mitral valve prolapse (mvp) is substantially greater in patients with autoimmune thyroid disorders such as graves' disease and hashimoto's thyroiditis.
So it's not just hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid gland is quite common, especially in individuals over 50, and is usually not associated with mvp.
Dr. Bart Denys
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
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In brief: No
No relation
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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