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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nauroz Ali
19 years experience Internal Medicine
HD: if your kidneys have failed, then the fluid accumulated, will accumlate on your lungs, and legs, depending on how bad the kidney failure is, the solou ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Forward: Failure may compromise blood flow to glomeruli and kidney function. Right sided failure may contribute to venous congestion and edema with some indire ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Donato
24 years experience Urology
Three Main Causes: 1. Overactive bladder, from several secondary causes (nerve problems, prostate problems, infection, bladder irritants) or just plain oab. 2. Overall ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Kagan
30 years experience Vascular Surgery
See below: If you have severe heart, liver and kidney failure, your outlook is poor...Sorry!
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Many: Fatigue, anemia, fluid retention, lower extremity swelling/edema, all the way to confusion, coma, or cardiac arrhythmias due to electrolyte imbalance.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Definitely: Diabetes is the number cause of renal fialure by far. So controlling your diabetes would mean avoiding renal failure. Individuals with chronic renal ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
SOB & edema: Sob & edema are typical...Chest x-ray & echocardiogram are usually part of the initial evaluation.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Chf : Shortness of breath or edema. Get screened with an echocardiogram & talk to your physician.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Symptoms: Include shortness of breath at rest and with exertion , particularly when lying down, swelling in the ankles and feet, fatigue to name a few.See your ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
45 years experience Cardiology
Shortness of breath: Shortness of breath, initially with exercise, and in more severe cases even at rest. This may be worse when lying flat and may cause awakening with sh ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Swelling: The left side of the heart pumps blood throughout your body. When it fails, it decreases blood flow to organs. This can cause kidney injury, liver in ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Milunski
36 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 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melvin Glover
18 years experience Family Medicine
Multiple: Common symptoms include: shortness of breath when laying flat, shortness of breath that wakes you up from sleeping, shortness of breath during activit ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Congestion: Breathlessness, especially with exertion. Easy fatigability. Impaired exercise capacity. These are early signs. Without treatment, one becomes short ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience Cardiology
Not nescessarily: Not necessarily.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 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 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nassir Azimi
22 years experience Interventional Cardiology
Multiple: Low energy, shortness of breath, trouble laying flat, elevated neck veins and central veinous pressures are som.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Signs of CHF: The signs of congestive heart failure are1 edema(swelling) of feet and legs, palpable liver, engorged neck veins and rales at bases or all over the lu ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Jaundice: Liver failure is usually do to some inflammatory process damaging the liver. Jaundice, nausea, vomitting, itching, bruising and bleeding are associat ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ali Valika
19 years experience Cardiology
Volume status: Congestive identifies somebodey with volume overload. Heart failure may be present without having overt "congestion" currently.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Orlando Deffer
Specializes in General Practice
Arrhythmia and CHF : They hold close ties because if you develop uncontrollable arrhythmias it can weaken your heart and you may develop chf.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Heart failure: Both are interchangeable terms.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Symptoms: Include shortness of breath at rest and with exertion , particularly when lying down, swelling in the ankles and feet, fatigue to name a few.See your ... Read More
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