[Diagnosis and classification of mitral valve prolapse in children and adolescents].

@article{Belozerov2011DiagnosisAC,
  title={[Diagnosis and classification of mitral valve prolapse in children and adolescents].},
  author={Iu M Belozerov and I M Osmanov and Sh M Magomedova},
  journal={Kardiologiia},
  year={2011},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={63-7}
}
We examined 1734 children and adolescents with admittance diagnosis mitral valve prolapse (MVP) and confirmed its presence using accepted Framingham criteria in 32.3% of cases. Reason for overdiagnosis in other cases was incorrect interpretation of auscultation or echocardiography data. Most often MVP was familial with recessive or dominant inheritance… CONTINUE READING