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What are symptoms of heart failure in women?

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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Several symptoms

The most common symptoms are fatigue, decreased exercise tolerance, shortness of breath with exertion, shortness of breath at night, need to use more pillows to sleep, swelling in the abdomen or legs, weight gain due to fluid buildup.
If you experience any of these symptoms, see a cardiologist right away.

In brief: Several symptoms

The most common symptoms are fatigue, decreased exercise tolerance, shortness of breath with exertion, shortness of breath at night, need to use more pillows to sleep, swelling in the abdomen or legs, weight gain due to fluid buildup.
If you experience any of these symptoms, see a cardiologist right away.
Dr. Liviu Klein
Dr. Liviu Klein
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Dr. Damian Tomic
General Practice

In brief: Breathless

Below are the more common symptoms but usually starts with breathlessness on exertion and decreased exercise tolerance; Feeling breathless on exertion and when lying flat.
waking up in the night breathless. ankle swelling. cough. fatigue. decreased exercise tolerance. confusion in elderly. nausea or abdominal pain.

In brief: Breathless

Below are the more common symptoms but usually starts with breathlessness on exertion and decreased exercise tolerance; Feeling breathless on exertion and when lying flat.
waking up in the night breathless. ankle swelling. cough. fatigue. decreased exercise tolerance. confusion in elderly. nausea or abdominal pain.
Dr. Damian Tomic
Dr. Damian Tomic
Thank
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