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Is rightsided heartfailure visible on a chest x-ray?

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Dr. Donald Elton
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Usually no

Sometimes there are some signs that can be associated with right heart failure but a chest xray is not generally able to confirm or rule out right sided heart failure as the findings are usually non-specific.

In brief: Usually no

Sometimes there are some signs that can be associated with right heart failure but a chest xray is not generally able to confirm or rule out right sided heart failure as the findings are usually non-specific.
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