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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes!: If prolonged and severe, yes. The best tests for CHF and mitral regurgitation are a bnp and echocardiogram!
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Definition: Mitral regurgitation is the pushing of some blood backward to the left atrium when the left ventricle pumps instead of to the aorta. In this case ther ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
I assume that the: doctors also put you on other medications to improve your heart function. If the cardiomyopathy was newly diagnosed and medications were just started ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frances Dyro
53 years experience in Neurology
For : For "moderate anoxic brain damage" to occur the patient would have to have experienced cardio-respiratory arrest for more than 5 minutes. This person ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Mitral regurg?: Mitral regurgitation itself, if severe, causes chf. Any body with sigficant mr, should diminsh there salt intake. Actually good advice for everyone.
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: Your ability to ventilate your lungs is seldom critical if you have CHF. And a full stomach puts little extra restriction on lungs. Hoping that your C ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
37 years experience in Cardiology
Salt restriction: Salt restriction is more important than fluid restriction in most patients. Fluid restriction might be appropriate in a patient with low sodium. Sa ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Talakkottur
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Avoid canned: No canned foods, no tv dinners, no deli meats. Veggies and fruits no added salt, less than 2, 000mg(2 grams of sodium per day).
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Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
? Ischemic : Your father's condition is such that it should be discussed in person with his doctor. Adverse effects of medication, peptic ulcer, and chronic mesent ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julio Bordas
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Renal Disease: BUN (Blood Urea Nitrogen) and Cr (Creatinine) are blood markers used to measure kidney function. The values presented are indicative of poor kidney fu ... Read More
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