Should I have mitral valve repair surgery?
I am 33 years old and have mitral valve prolapse with moderate to severe mitral regurgitation. The only symptom I have is occasional lightheadedness. I am in otherwise perfect health and a runner and triathlete. Dr. Lawrie in Houston, TX can repair the valve. How soon should I have the valve repaired or should I wait for the onset of symptoms?
- Dr.QutubLv 79 years agoFavourite answer
The Earlier the better, you don't wait. inquire from their help line or on line, OK.Source(s): I am a doctor.