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How long should a patient stay on dobutamine? My husband 62 years old with chf and an effort of 10-15%. When last in hospital February 2...
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Why would a hospital refuse to do a thoracentesis when the fluids are worse today than when he was first admitted on 12/31/08. Two weeks...
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I am a 40yr old female with diastolic dysfunction grade 2 and mild lvh. My primary care says not to be concerned just to make diet chang...
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I am a 32 yr old male just diagnosed with CHF the doc. says my heart is pumping only 40% of the blood out each time it pumps. He says 50%...
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I'm 23. I had my pacemaker implanted when I was 15, during an open heart surgery to perform a valve replacement, so in July it will be 9 ...
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My mother is 55 years old. She had been diagnosed with hypertension, Rheumatic heart disease, severe mitral regurgitation, atrial fibrill...
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Hi there, I am new to the site. I am looking to find information on pericardial cysts. They are apparently 1 in 100.000 people have them ...
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Hello - My sister has CHF and her doctor has talked to her about a fairly new drug called Entresto. She is excited about it, but I am wo...
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Hello all, A little back ground...about a hear ago I had an episode where I got light headed, heart was racing, chest pain and arm pai...
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Chf with defibrillator diabetes type 2 was feeling ok now both fet swollen can't walk
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Besides echocardiogram, can a cardiac ct angiogram also diagnose CHF? I had an echocardiogram done 2 weeks ago, but didn't get my result...
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My husband has had CHF for 13 years. He has had a very bad year with various other health conditions that caused his CHF to no longer be ...
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I was diagnosed w/ dilated Cardiomyopathy 12 years ago w/ an ejection fraction of 25%. They thought the cause of it was from alcoholism....
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What is the life expectancy of a moderate diabetic patient, with a heart EF of 25% and kidney GFR at 60% at age 67, who lives a sedentary...
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Hi I am a looking for the metered dose inhalers intended to be used in cardiology. As most of the metered dose inhalers avaialble have ...
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My cardiologist put me on ramipril a few wks back and after 10 days ran blood tests whic came back normal. this morning I woke up with di...
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Heart MRI 1. DCMP present study show dilated bilateral ventrical with poor systolic function 2. hypokinesia of inter ventricular septum...
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I am 69 yrs old and have recently been diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (primary), mixed hyperlipidemia, non-rheumatic mitra...
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Has anyone successfully used a hypertension medicine or calcium channel blocker along with Taurine supplements? I've read a lot of benefi...
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Back in 2013 or 2014, my mother, now 61, was diagnosed with CHF (and I'm not sure what her EF was), diabetes, and had a pacemaker put in....
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