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Is valvular heart disease dangerous?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes and no

There are four valves in the heart and a variety of disorders may affect each.
Many are benign, but some are progressive and fatal. Specifics will dictate outcome.

In brief: Yes and no

There are four valves in the heart and a variety of disorders may affect each.
Many are benign, but some are progressive and fatal. Specifics will dictate outcome.
Dr. Dan Fisher
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