Congestive Heart Failure Community

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I am a 40 year old female with no known heart or serious health issues. I have dealt with anxiety my whole life, so chest pain is prett...
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I'm a 48yr old male, 5'08" 155. Friday night I went to the ER with chest discomfort. My BP was about 166/100 and heart rate in high 90's....
My mother has been diagnosed with chf. Please tell me what to expect.
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I am a 21 year old female with severe health anxiety, ptsd, and a history of heart palpitations. I recently went to the er for persistant...
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Hi When i was just 3 months old I had heart surgery. April of this year I'll be 27 and I've had pain in my ribs for years. About 2 month...
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Hi, I am a 31 years old woman and never had a problem with heart, today, when I was cycling to work, I felt I almost had heart stop... wh...
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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...
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 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
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 ...
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...
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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