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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart disease: Broad categories, atherosclerotic, degenerative, congenital, hypertensive, valvar, infectious, toxic, inflammatory, neoplastic and some i'm likely ove ... Read More

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
23 years experience Family Medicine
Several: There are those from genetic diseases, structural diseases from diseases such as hypertension, infectious diseases, diseases from one's diet, and even ... Read More
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Various causes: Cardiomyopathy is a generic term for abnormal heart muscle. It can be caused by infections, poisons, genetics, and physiologic causes. There are both ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Heart diseases include:: Exercise intolerance, Irregular heartbeat, Chest pain, Rapid heart beat, Chest pressure, Weakness, Fatigue.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Heart diseases is a risk factor for:: Influenza, Flu & Cold.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart disease: Any heart disease if its caused enough damage to seriously impair the supply of blood at adequate pressure to the body can be 'terminal'. Extensive m ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Many : Genetics, high cholesterol, smoking, hypertension, diabetes and metabolic syndrome are all major causes as is age.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Diet: Mediterranean diet minimizing sugar, minimizing fat in the diet
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The tests for Heart diseases include:: Electrocardiogram, Tilt table test, Stress test, Echocardiogram, Cardiac catheterization, Electrophysiology study, Pericardiocentesis, Cardiac CT Sc ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
22 years experience Cardiology
Depends: It depends on your sex, but in general as we get older the incidence of heart disease goes up. While at age 50, men have more heart disease than wome ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Heart disease: This question is too general for an answer here. Please be more specific about what your question is and keep it from being so broad a question, so ... Read More

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