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Mitral Valve Prolapse: Children Who Play Sports - Topic Overview

If you have a child with mitral valve prolapse (MVP) and are concerned about your child playing in sports activities, talk with your child's doctor.

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that participation in sports activities be based on the following guidelines:1

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Last Updated: January 23, 2013
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