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Is a heart murmur fixable?

i just had a phyiscal and the doc sayed i had a slight heart murmer. he dident go any farther because its just a pre enployment physical. Is this dangerous? What can i do to fix it. it must be new or someone would of told me in the past. WHAT DO I DO?
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
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It is possible that it is not new and that no one mentioned it to you. Heart murmurs are usually not significant. But you should really ask the doctor if s/he tells you something you don't understand.
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Is a heart murmur fixable?

It is possible that it is not new and that no one mentioned it to you. Heart murmurs are usually not significant. But you should really ask the doctor if s/he tells you something you don t understand.