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I had a flare up of my CHF, stage C. My pcp said my symptoms were all in my head. New PRO NT BNP returned 1568. Had been doing extra work in my house.

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Dr. Mathew Chengot
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: You are correct

High bp is a sign of Chf fluid restriction and additional diuretics needed check your weight also check renal function.
Bun and cret . If they are elevated the no is falsely elevated also

In brief: You are correct

High bp is a sign of Chf fluid restriction and additional diuretics needed check your weight also check renal function.
Bun and cret . If they are elevated the no is falsely elevated also
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