Treatment of Symptomatic Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome and Dysautonomia

  title={Treatment of Symptomatic Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome and Dysautonomia},
  author={Phillip Watkins},
  journal={Cardiology in Review},
The patient with symptomatic mitral valve prolapse and dysautonomia can present with multiple symptoms including fatigue, chest pain, increased cardiac awareness, and mood changes. Many of these symptoms are mistaken for other disorders and the diagnosis is not easily made. The patient should be evaluated carefully with a complete history, as well as a physical exam and appropriate testing including treadmill testing and echocardiography (echo). Treatment should consist of complete education of… 
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