Bulging of 1 or both of the mitral valve leaflets into the left atrium during systole
Occurs when the leaflet edges of the mitral valve do not coapt
Commonly due to abnormal stretching...
Symptoms related to autonomic dysfunction
Symptoms related to the progression of MR
Symptoms that occur as a result of an associated complication...
IV catheter placement
Severe chest pain with ischemic symptoms
Syncope or near syncope
Cerebral ischemic events, including transient ischemic attac...
The diagnosis of MVP should not be an excuse to terminate further diagnostic evaluation of patients with symptoms of chest pain, palpitations, dyspnea, or syncope.
MVP is the 3rd mo...
Avierinos JF. Risk, determinants, and outcome implications of progression of mitral regurgitation after diagnosis of mitral valve prolapse in a single community. Am J Cardiol. ...
409712001 mitral valve prolapse (disorder)
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