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How deadly is acute heart failure?

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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Could be very

Could lead to death if not treated but the problem is that acute heart failure, if recurrent, leads to to chronic heart failure which has a mortality of 50% at five years (if untreated).

In brief: Could be very

Could lead to death if not treated but the problem is that acute heart failure, if recurrent, leads to to chronic heart failure which has a mortality of 50% at five years (if untreated).
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Very depending

On severity...Immediate treatment is best way to survival & recovery.

In brief: Very depending

On severity...Immediate treatment is best way to survival & recovery.
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