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What are common symptoms of heart failure in women?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: SOB, Edema

In both men and women shortness of breath, lower extremity edema, dyspnea on exertion, and on lying flat.

In brief: SOB, Edema

In both men and women shortness of breath, lower extremity edema, dyspnea on exertion, and on lying flat.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Same as men

Shortness of breath with minimal exertion, shortness of breath when lying down requiring one to sit up or lie in bed propped up (orthopnea), awakening with shortness of breath (paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea), swelling of the ankles, fatigue.

In brief: Same as men

Shortness of breath with minimal exertion, shortness of breath when lying down requiring one to sit up or lie in bed propped up (orthopnea), awakening with shortness of breath (paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea), swelling of the ankles, fatigue.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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