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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    How old are you so was that a cut in the middle of the chest or under nipple?
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    Do you mean if your job didt require heavy physical activity you would have considered yourself recovered in a month ?
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    I talked to a few surgeons, so far they proposed 3 different methods of surgery: a) sternotomy (open breast bone 2 inch , one of them said 3 inch) b) minimally invasive robotics (5 holes on the right side of the chest) c) minimal lateral thoracotomy (3 inch cut under right nipple and a hole in...
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    Whats his name
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    I visited a surgeon yesterday and he seems moderately experienced. Does anyone know a surgeon in North East with lots of MV repair experience
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    Thanks for sharing So it was robotic surgery I assume? Was it a repair or replacement? Did you check the dr's statistics before?
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    MV regurgitation with prolapse

    Hello 47 year old, 2.5 years ago I was diagnosed with MV regurgitation with prolapse. I dont have symptoms like shortness of breath . 6 months before MV diagnose I was diagnosed with High Blood pressure, which I never had in my life. I dont have any major illness . Since visited cardiologist...
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