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What is the cause for swelling in the heart ?

hello doctor , my brother was 31years old. his heart swelling very big and the heartbeat over 200bmp. The doctors dont know what cause is it. he was admitted 3days, he looking good but now he very weak even no sound also. we all really worried. his feet , ankles swelling too. oxygen help with 0.5, any suggestion
Asked On : Mon, 14 Mar 2011
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Nephrologist 's  Response
your description is highly inadequate to form a diagnosis. Please furnish a little more details like 1. Why he got admitted 2. Any previous medical problems 3. is he in ICU? 4. ECHO report %. Any positive report like Pro calcitonin, Pro BNP
Answered: Mon, 14 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Mohammed Tauseef's  Response
Hi, Welcome to Healthcare Magic Forum,
Going by your History, your brother has Cardiomegaly. May be he is having Congestive Cardiac Failure, he needs immediate medical intervention may be a ICU admission. Don't wait for anything, just rush him to the hospital.
Answered: Mon, 14 Mar 2011
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