Posted by Jill on May 07, 1999 at 06:22:02
My grandmother died from "dropsy", a condition that no-one seems to get any more! I saw somewhere that this was actually CHF. Is this correct?
Posted by CCF CARDIO MD - DLB on May 09, 1999 at 19:18:57
Though no one uses the term anymore, CHF used to sometimes be called dropsy.
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