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What are the presenting symptoms of mvp?
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Dr. Alex Golden
Pediatrics - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Asymptomatic
Some people believe that mitral valve prolapse can cause chest pain, but I do not.
Unless it causes severe mitral regurgitation (leakage if the valve), which is rare, mvp generally causes no symptoms at all. It is almost always diagnosed as an incidental finding (by accident when doing an echocardiogram for another reason).

In brief: Asymptomatic
Some people believe that mitral valve prolapse can cause chest pain, but I do not.
Unless it causes severe mitral regurgitation (leakage if the valve), which is rare, mvp generally causes no symptoms at all. It is almost always diagnosed as an incidental finding (by accident when doing an echocardiogram for another reason).
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Dr. David Shenouda
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: MitralValveProlapse
Symptoms can vary greatly and are numerous but the most common symptoms are chest pain and palpitations.
An echocardiogram (ultrasound of the heart) is the diagnostic test of choice.

In brief: MitralValveProlapse
Symptoms can vary greatly and are numerous but the most common symptoms are chest pain and palpitations.
An echocardiogram (ultrasound of the heart) is the diagnostic test of choice.
Dr. David Shenouda
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