Your heart has four valves that keep blood flowing. In Heart Valve Disease, one or more valves doesn’t work properly.
Both men and women may experience any of the following symptoms:
Fatigue or weakness
Shortness of breath, especially following activity or when you lie down
Swelling of ankles and feet
Dizziness or fainting
Irregular heartbeat (rapid rhythms or skips)
Quick weight gain (2-3 pounds in one day)