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How do you know if you have a leaky heart valve?

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Dr. John Wylie
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Murmur or echo

Leaky heart valve, or regurgitation, can be diagnosed by a doctor on physical examination or by an echocardiogram(ultrasound of the heart).

In brief: Murmur or echo

Leaky heart valve, or regurgitation, can be diagnosed by a doctor on physical examination or by an echocardiogram(ultrasound of the heart).
Dr. John Wylie
Dr. John Wylie
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Dr. Christopher White
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: A murmur

Leaky valves are associated with heart murmurs.
The diagnosis is usually confirmed with an echocardiogram

In brief: A murmur

Leaky valves are associated with heart murmurs.
The diagnosis is usually confirmed with an echocardiogram
Dr. Christopher White
Dr. Christopher White
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