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Will death by heart failure feel the same as death by heart attack?

5 doctors weighed in
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Heart failure with shortness of breath, edema, weight gain, fatigue, cyanosis of lips.
Heart pain with heart attack and may have heart failure in addition.

In brief: No

Heart failure with shortness of breath, edema, weight gain, fatigue, cyanosis of lips.
Heart pain with heart attack and may have heart failure in addition.
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Dr. David Greenfield
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not necessarily

Heart attack primarily pain or sudden death, heart failure primarily trouble breathing from fluid congestion.

In brief: Not necessarily

Heart attack primarily pain or sudden death, heart failure primarily trouble breathing from fluid congestion.
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