Table 1

Patient Characteristics

MVP (n = 71)
Age, yrs55 ± 11
Male41 (58%)
BSA, m21.8 ± 0.2
LVEF, %65 ± 5
MR
 02 (3%)
 1+5 (7%)
 2+13 (18%)
 3+39 (55%)
 4+12 (17%)
Presence of flail leaflet15 (21%)
Number of prolapsed leaflets
 Bileaflet37 (52%)
 Posterior34 (48%)
 Anterior0 (0%)

Values are mean ± SD or n (%).

BSA = body surface area; LVEF = left ventricular ejection fraction; MR = mitral regurgitation; MVP = mitral valve prolapse.