MitraClip for mitral regurgitation

“The MitraClip is a much safer, less invasive therapy than is surgery,” Stone told Cardiology Today’s Intervention. “It works by basically attaching the tips of the two leaflets of the mitral valve to create … a double orifice valve; therefore, it reduces mitral regurgitation.”

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About Lorelei Logsdon

I have been diagnosed with MVP for over 20 years. I started a large informational and support Web site for MVPS patients in 1997, which is now I am a professional writer, with a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and a master’s degree in English. I currently live in North Carolina with my husband, son, and a spoiled little Chihuahua.

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