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Hi there. i have extensive heart history (aortic valve replacement, aortic graft, pacemaker, and copd. recently i have been quite short of breath and i feel my heart is working hard. what should i

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
If your symptoms: have worsened significantly - please don't try to self- diagnose. At minimum you need to see your doctor or cardiologist/ pulmonologist. It you have acute distress you should be urgently evaluated.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
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You are welcome. Take care of these symptoms.
Nov 1, 2017
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DO?: Well it sounds like you are having trouble. You have some significant concerning symptoms. Depending on the severity as you see it you WILL need to see a doctor.

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