Mitral regurgitation

What is Mitral regurgitation?

Mitral regurgitation happens when Mitral valve does not close properly then the blood that is supposed to pass through the valve gets back into atrium.

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I have mild mitral regurgitation,when i was first told this they had given me a diffrent name being mitral insufficieny but now its been changed...

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Hello and thanks for the query.
I understand your concern and my answer is that you can use the machine as this is not going to cause any problem....

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i have been diagnosed with mild to moderate mitral regurgitation. i have a lot of symptoms though; i.e. shortness of breath (especially when i lay...

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Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Yes, heart block of any degree and severity can worsen mitral...

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