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Is exercise bad for a bicuspid aortic valve patient?

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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Can be

At times, because a bicuspid aortic valve is associated with either aortic insufficiency, aortic stenosis, chest pain and shortness of breath.
This patient should avoid strenuous exercise. Usually will lead to aortic valve replacement by the age of 45-60.

In brief: Can be

At times, because a bicuspid aortic valve is associated with either aortic insufficiency, aortic stenosis, chest pain and shortness of breath.
This patient should avoid strenuous exercise. Usually will lead to aortic valve replacement by the age of 45-60.
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Usually ok

If valve is competent which an echocardiogram can evaluate.

In brief: Usually ok

If valve is competent which an echocardiogram can evaluate.
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