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dear sir,
pls tell me about the rheumatic heart disease, and what is its main symptoms, we will sea  the paitent & also tell me which possible test for confirmation of rheumatic heart disease.
thanks
anil
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dear sir,
pls tell me about the which medicine we can take the problem in Rheumatic heart disease.

thank
anil
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351246 tn?1379682132
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Hi
Welcome to the MedHelp forum!
Rheumatic heart disease is a complication of rheumatic fever caused by streptococcal bacterium. Some of the most common symptoms of rheumatic heart disease are: history of fever and sore throat, migrating joint pains, rash on arms and trunk, breathlessness, palpitations, chest pain, fatigue, and fainting attacks. Diagnosis is by the symptoms and raised ESR, C-Reactive protein, increased WBC count, and raised anti streptolysin O titre.
Hope this helps. Please let me know if there is any thing else and do keep me posted. Take care!

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