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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Need the whole story: A blood pressure reading of 120/70 (especially if a one-time reading) has no special meaning by itself, because it happens in normal healthy people, i ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
CHF : Partial heart failure is not a term we use. I don't know where you got it.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
37 years experience in Cardiology
Fluid overload: Congestive heart failure is a state where the body holds onto salt and water that you eat and drink which fails to come out in the urine. This is typ ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience in Cardiology
See below: Because the heart is weakened, it cannot pump the blood forward normally. This produces symptoms such as fatigue. Also the pressure rises within the h ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Typically: Shortness of breath, fluid retention (edema) & fatigue.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Heart failure: Not enough blood flow to the body causes deterioration or multiple organs which gradually can't support life. Sometimes a fatal arrhythmia hastens the ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher White
42 years experience in Cardiology
Edema: Ankle swelling, and shortness of breath are common symptoms of heart failure.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Good: It does depend on the underlying severity of the heart disease and the severity of the chf. It also depends of what other medical conditions are also ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Weakened LV: Can be caused by many things but most common cause is cad. Lv function is usually assessed by an echocardiogram.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
There are several: The symptoms associated with heart failure often depend on the severity of failure. People can experience shortness of breath and fatigue. Some are ... Read More
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