3 doctors weighed in:
Is the mitral valve normally closed?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Andrew Chung
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes, during systole
And, no, during diastole.

In brief: Yes, during systole
And, no, during diastole.
Dr. Andrew Chung
Dr. Andrew Chung
Thank
Dr. Sandeep Chandra
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Mitral Valve
Its supposed to open at the right time to allow blood to flow to the appropriate chamber and then it should close.

In brief: Mitral Valve
Its supposed to open at the right time to allow blood to flow to the appropriate chamber and then it should close.
Dr. Sandeep Chandra
Dr. Sandeep Chandra
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Umesh Patel
Board Certified, Internal Medicine - Cardiology
38 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors