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Diagnosed with heart valve disease? We have answers to your questions about your condition, your heart and what to expect. Discover how your heart works, how to talk about your condition and learn from others who have heart valve disease.

If you have been diagnosed with heart valve disease, you may have questions about your heart health and what to expect. To understand your condition, it can be helpful to learn more about how your heart works and the types of heart valve disease that interfere with it working properly.

Your doctor will run a series of tests to determine which type of heart valve disease you have, its possible causes and the best course of treatment.

Find out more in Causes and Symptoms of Heart Valve Disease.