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Mitral Valve Leak and Pregnancy

I was wondering if anyone has gone through a pregnancy with a moderate to severe mitral valve leak.  What were some issues that you faced?  Did the pregnancy further worsen the leak?  Did you consider repairing the valve before getting pregnant?  

I am finding it difficult to find information on this topic, is there a good resource?   Thank you in advance for any advice or sharing your experience.  

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hi my name is rachel  i have had a pregnancy with trivial mitral valve reguration i was monitored throughout heart scans from start but everything went well and my reguration never alterd i was also under a obstertrician to monitor my symtoms (symptoms) its best to ask a doctor who will point you in the right direction.
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