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Can A Child Have Congestive Heart Failure And Then Have A Heart Attack
Heart failure is a complex set of conditions in which the heart "fails" to pump a normal amount of blood with each beat. This can be due to poor squeezing function (systolic heart failure) and/or a stiff heart incapable of filling normally (diastolic heart failure). Common symptoms include swelling and trouble breathing, particularly when ...Read more
I had a heart attack and congestive heart failure and ever since then I stay cold all the time. Feels like deep inside to the bone. Any reason?
What causes my to smell dirt all the time?. I have had a heart attack and congestive heart failure. Just wanted to know if it was related or not.
Coincidental: May be the side effect of some medications. Hope you are doing better with your heart conditions. Please take medicines, regular exercise as prescribed by Cardiologist, restrict salt to prevent excerbation of CHF ,Maintain weight as close to ideal body weight and control the cholesterol ...Read more
My 33 yr old son had a heart attack 10-15. He now has dx of chronic combined systolic and diastolic congestive heart failure. Ef of 40. How serious?
Heart failure: Heart failure caused by a prior myocardial infarction (heart attack) is a very serious problem. Fortunately there are well-defined treatments including medications and procedures. Patients with this condition should be under the care of a cardiologist. It may also help to get a second opinion here on HealthTap to review treatment options. ...Read more
Boyfriend is in congestive heart failure, heart functioning at 5%, pumping fluid off organs now, too weak to survive heart attack/stroke. Prognosis?
I've had a heart attack and I have congestive heart failure. My knees stay cold and sometimes my arms are cold. Is this something to do with CHF?
I'm wondering why are congestive heart failure (chf) and acute myocardial infarction (ami) core measures?
Depends: Heart failure is a common outcome of the aging process due to a complex interaction of health issues. As an entity it is not inherited like eye color. Some rare metabolic conditions, storage diseases etc may have CHF in later life, but these are controlled by recessive genes & not passed directly. Obesity as a complex family lifestyle/metabolic issue can raise the risk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is being tired all of the time along with troubles breathing a sign of congestive heart failure in a child?
Yes but: It's going to be complicated. The reason for the CHF should be fully explored and remedied to the extent possible. If she is not well compensated, her risk and the risk to the baby will be considerably increased. A cardiologist should be consulted to assist the obstetrician through the pregnancy, labor and delivery. ...Read more
Basically, it is a condition in which your heart becomes an inefficient pump. As a result, fluid backs up into your lungs and also your lower extremities. There are numerous causes for this but ischemic heart disease is the most common cause. This can be diagnosed by laboratory test, chest xray, as well as an echo or ...Read more
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