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All of the following statements are TRUE with regard to mitral valve stenosis (MVS) EXCEPT

  1. (A)  Rheumatic heart disease is the most common cause

  2. (B)  Symptoms may be precipitated by atrial fibrillation, pregnancy, and anemia

  3. (C)  Syncope is the most common presenting symptom

  4. (D)  Hemoptysis is the second most common presenting symptom

  5. (E)  If the defect is not corrected, atrial fibrillation almost always develops 


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(C)  Syncope is the most common presenting symptom