What happens if I don't have surgery for mitral valve regurgitation?
Some people cannot have mitral valve surgery because their
health is too frail or because of other reasons. If you belong to this group,
you will likely develop severe
heart failure. But you can still make changes in your
lifestyle that can minimize the quantity and severity of complications. These
lifestyle changes include:
If you've been diagnosed with heart disease, you and your doctor have probably discussed heart disease medicines you need to maintain your heart health.
Your doctor has hundreds of different heart disease medicines to choose from. These medicines work in a variety of ways to help your heart work better. What are the different types of heart disease medicines? How do they help? Here is a list of the types of heart disease medicines: