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Mitral valve polapse and the flu

I was diagnosed with a mild degree mitral valve prolapse 3 months ago  and I just got a cold 3 days ago , not sure if it’s a cold or the flu but my symptoms are : started with a sore throat but got better fatigue – overall weakness - a slightly runny nose and no fever, I didn’t take any medications or antibiotics so far , should I have taken any ? Also I go up 5 flights of stairs everyday carrying some weight, would that affect my heart condition in a bad way ?
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11548417 tn?1506084164
Nothing special is required for mild mitral prolapse.
So you can behave like a person without having prolapse.
Running stairs and other exercise does not have a negative effect on your heart condition. In fact, exercising has a positive effect on your general heart condition.
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