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cardiomegaly with pulmonary congestion

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cardiology ?'s: A patent ductus with cardiomegaly and pulmonary congestion needs a cardiology workup to make sure the stresses of pregnancy will not complicate your h ... Read More
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Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Pregnancy: Pregnancy is a stressful time for body. Your health issues are sounding significant. You should get discuss it personally with a physician. I am hopin ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Milunski
37 years experience Cardiology
Pulm edema: A matter of semantics to some physicians. The terms are often used interchangeably to describe fluid build-up in the lungs regardless of cause. More d ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Milunski
37 years experience Cardiology
Heart failure: Pulmonary congestion caused by fluid build-up in the lungs leading to shortness of breath is the main symptom of left-sided heart failure. This can pr ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
44 years experience Pulmonology
Orthopnea: Fatlgue, shortness of breath on lying down or nocturnal shortness of breath, in severe cases, coughing up pink frothy mucous , restlessness, cold swea ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Congestion: Breathlessness, especially with exertion. Easy fatigability. Impaired exercise capacity. These are early signs. Without treatment, one becomes short ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Rodriguez
22 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Posible: The aneurysm can be compressing the bronchi (airway in the lung) leading to congestion and cough. It is not common but can be seen.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Pneumo: The usual cause of a pneumomediatstinum is an air leak from the lungs. The most common cause is a bleb, a balloon like structure that forms just bene ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Unfortunately yes: Sorry for your loss. You describe congestive heart failure, and pulmonary oedema, which contribute to a very ominous outcome. Modern medicine someti ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Is or was?: Dengue can cause low platelets and can cause or exaserbate congestive heart failure. I hope she has improved.
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Dr. James Lin
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Poor, but...: Clinically & obviously, sorry to say your mom's life expectancy would be not long, but how long specifically is beyond someone online can suggest. ... Read More
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