In most cases, a bicuspid aortic valve does not require any treatment in childhood. A pediatric cardiologist will make specific recommendations for activity restrictions for each patient if valve narrowing or leakage occurs.In general, no other special precautions are required other than regular follow up with a qualified cardiologist. Patients with a bicuspid aortic valve will not need endocarditis prophylaxis for dental procedures.
To evaluate the bicuspid aortic valve, the cardiologist follows the patient every 1-5 years with non-invasive tests that might include an electrocardiogram (ECG), echocardiogram, and stress test. aorta.