Leaky Heart Valve: Causes & Symptoms

Stenosis and regurgitation are the most common valve diseases. Leakiness means that the valve is not closing in the right way. Dr. Elliot Elias, Cardiologist with Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, describes some of the symptoms of valve disease such as shortness of breath or pain.

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