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Im 21 years old, I have mild MVP with mild mitral regurgitation. Can I do gym exercise like weight lifting..?

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Dr. Anita Prakash
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

Use your symptoms as an indicator of your "breathlessness".
You ought to stay in shape as anyone ought to of your age -- weightlifting and aerobic exercise is fine. Keeps heart in good shape and lowers peripheral resistance.

In brief: Yes

Use your symptoms as an indicator of your "breathlessness".
You ought to stay in shape as anyone ought to of your age -- weightlifting and aerobic exercise is fine. Keeps heart in good shape and lowers peripheral resistance.
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