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Can an xray of the heart show congestive heart failer?

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In brief: CHF

It is not just a x-ray of your heart.
It is a chest x-ray. Signs of CHF would include a enlarged heart, prominent hilar vassals or increased markings in the lungs and pleural effusion which are all signs of chf.

In brief: CHF

It is not just a x-ray of your heart.
It is a chest x-ray. Signs of CHF would include a enlarged heart, prominent hilar vassals or increased markings in the lungs and pleural effusion which are all signs of chf.
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Dr. Amy Levine
Radiology

In brief: Yes

An xray can show and enlarged heart, enlarged vessels in the chest and increased fluid which are signs of heart failure.

In brief: Yes

An xray can show and enlarged heart, enlarged vessels in the chest and increased fluid which are signs of heart failure.
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