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Can a 14 year old girl have heart valve disease?

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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Some valve disorders are present at birth.
The valve disorder may only be appreciated at some later stage in life.

In brief: Yes

Some valve disorders are present at birth.
The valve disorder may only be appreciated at some later stage in life.
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Rare but yes. An echocardiogram will answer the question.

In brief: Yes

Rare but yes. An echocardiogram will answer the question.
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Dr. William Scott
Pediatrics - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Valve disease is uncommon in children, but may occur at any age.
Valve abnormalities may be congenital or due to acquired diseases.

In brief: Yes

Valve disease is uncommon in children, but may occur at any age.
Valve abnormalities may be congenital or due to acquired diseases.
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