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Valve clicking sound, MVP - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Average Posted in: Valvular Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr xxxx here
Doctor :   How may i help you
User :   I just ask a question adn paid thru paypal but it didnt work it said
User :   may i ask my question now?
Doctor :   Proceed
User :   okay I have mitral valve prolapse adn had asonagram two months ago adn it was mild. But lately I can hear the clicking. Wondered if it was getting worse.
User :   Everything I have red says the doctor can hear it with stehoscope but I can hear it.
Doctor :   Can u describe the sound
Doctor :   When do you hear it. Is it on exertion
User :   just a fast three or four clicks. noone else can hear it
User :   no while i am sitting on computer
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thats fine no issues with that
User :   i had a stress test and sonagram
Doctor :   Sometimes occasionaly we do feel our heartbeats isn't the same here nothing to worry
User :   why am i hearing it? i thought u couldnt hear it and never did before of 26 years odf it
Doctor :   What were the results
User :   mild mvp they said and stress test was good but i did have a lot of abnormal on ekg
Doctor :   Your condition is similar to that of palpitations
User :   ye si have palpitations for long time but this is clicking which is different
Doctor :   Ok'
User :   i thought maybe my mitral valve was worse or something
Doctor :   Let me breif you
User :   okay
Doctor :   NO
User :   you dont think so? why am i hearing this and never did before?
User :   this isnt aheart beat it is the valve clicking
Doctor :   Do u have any other symptoms
Doctor :   Are you sure its valves clicking
User :   no just same ones like skipped beats
Doctor :   Then you might need physical examination
Doctor :   to confirm your signs
Doctor :   By stethescope
User :   yes i am sure it is the clickinglike theydescribe when u read aobut it but is not supposed to be heard without stehtoscoe?
Doctor :   Is it possible for you tpo meet your primary
Doctor :   *stethescope
User :   i didnt want too
User :   i guess i can
User :   that is why i got on here
Doctor :   If your sure of the click sound, i would rather advise you to visit a doctor
User :   ok
Doctor :   Because I cant examine you
User :   ok
Doctor :   it needs a stethescope and auscultation
Doctor :   To confirm your findings
User :   what is auccukltation
Doctor :   Procees of hearing with stethescope
User :   at first you were saying this was normal
Doctor :   But you insisted on click sound thats why
Doctor :   I prefer you to visit a doctor for your betterment
User :   it is it is not heart beating u have clicking with mvp
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   bye for now
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