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Is CHF mainly caused by heart valve disease?

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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

The most common cause of heart failure is coronary artery disease and heart attack.

In brief: No

The most common cause of heart failure is coronary artery disease and heart attack.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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Dr. Roberto Rodriguez
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Many causes, the most common being coronary artery disease.
Advanced mitral or aortic valve disease can cause CHF but it is not the most common cause of chf.

In brief: No

Many causes, the most common being coronary artery disease.
Advanced mitral or aortic valve disease can cause CHF but it is not the most common cause of chf.
Dr. Roberto Rodriguez
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