Heart Failure (Left, Right) Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

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Heart Failure: Early Signs and Symptoms


What early symptoms did or have you experienced with right heart failure? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Grammie, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: January 24

I was looking up reasons for having heat flashes and sweating badly. This came up and I started to read it and it fits me with all the symptoms of right heart failure. I need to continue seeing my doctor.

Comment from: Sam, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: September 17

I have all the symptoms of right heart failure. I gained 100 lb. in 2 months, my legs and feet swell badly, and at times I cannot walk. I cannot stand long enough to cook due to breathlessness and pain in my kidney region. I have bloody stool at times, like a woman on her period. I have no insurance, and have not been able to work in 2 years since this began.


In the U.S., 1 in every 4 deaths is caused by heart disease. See Answer

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