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Heart failure

Heart failure

a condition where there is ineffective pumping of the heart leading to an accumulation of fluid in the lungs. Typical symptoms include shortness of breath with exertion, difficulty breathing when lying flat and leg or ankle swelling. Causes include chronic hypertension, cardiomyopathy and myocardial infarction.


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Re: heart failure

Hi Zak im not sure if this is for some sort of class project or if its symptoms you are actually suffering. Hopefully not the latter. The signs of heart disease are not obvious all the time and sometimes a heart attack is the first indicator. There is also no single cause of heart disease but there ...

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by Narkata3
Sat Jun 21, 2014 6:35 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: heart failure
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heart failure

... correct can someone help me thanks Consider the causes of left-sided heart failure: Choose one phrase from those available to correctly accompany, each of the factors ...

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by zak
Fri Nov 22, 2013 6:44 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: heart failure
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what causes us to breathe

... i did it in this way is that correct Consider the causes of left-sided heart failure: Choose one phrase from those available to correctly accompany, each of the factors ...

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by zak
Thu Nov 21, 2013 10:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: what causes us to breathe
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Re:

... should be irrelevant to this discussion. Your questions go to the heart of the matter. The thing with simple life forms like bacteria is that ... I couldn't disagree more. The classic example is that of 'catastrophic failure', i.e. that a single part going bad might lead to the collapse of ...

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by cakrit
Mon Aug 19, 2013 10:03 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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Help please! case study about Excretory System

... (25-30) BP 150/90 mmHg HEENT : pale conjunctivae, neck vein engorged Heart : regular rhythm, normal heart sound. Lungs : fine crepitation at both ... 7.30, PaCO2 28 mmHg, PaO2 90 mmHg Physician made the diagnosis as renal failure and admitted her. She was treated with intravenous 7.5% sodium bicarbonate, ...

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by kochibaza
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Help please! case study about Excretory System
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