Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP): Symptoms
Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a condition in which the heart‘s mitral valve doesn’t work well. The flaps of the valve are “floppy” and don’t close tightly. These flaps normally help seal or open the valve.
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Signs and Symptoms of Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP)
Most people who have mitral valve prolapse (MVP) aren’t affected by the condition. They don’t have any symptoms or major mitral valve backflow.
When MVP does cause signs and symptoms, they may include:
MVP symptoms can vary from one person to another. They tend to be mild but can worsen over time, mainly when complications occur.
Mitral Valve Prolapse Complications
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