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How long can someone live with half their heart not working

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What is congenial heart disease ?

I d like to know the causes, the symptoms and how long you can live without surgery with this disease. ...
 

How to increase the efficiency of the heart?

. He has also had a leg amputated do to an infection. Please help with any advice. Our a idea how long ...My fathers had a heart attack in july and open heart sugary aug 1 13. He had a pace maker put ...
 

stage 4 congestive heart failure.

How long do I have to live? (stage 4 congestive heart failure)? I have been diagnosed with stage 4 ... ventricle pump. The heart doc I go to is great, but won t tell me how long I have, although, I know ...
 

Does congestive heart failure its edema ?

out from? and how long for this to happen?? I know the diuretics and ultrafiltration have not a DIRECT ... the CHF -as I can t live with this pain in my limbs anymore. It happened from a HUGE heart attack ...
 

query about Congestive heart failure

and a half they finally sent her there and then and only then did they tell me about the heart failure ...My mother Passed away two nights ago of Congestive heart failure please help!? It all started when ...
 

How to cure my cough as only 30% of my heart is working after a heart attack ?

to get rid of this sough problem and how many long years can i live alive ... consulted doctor and only 30% of heart was working. I checked today and the same 30% heart was working ...
 

My heart starting pumping faster and faster, what is this heart problem ?

, instead of stopping it by force, I decided to just tell my heart to calm down. Both methods work ... a game of tag with my friends that day. My heart starting pumping faster and faster and faster and faster ...
 

Tonsillitis with heart pain. What could be this ?

day and its still so painfull. I also keep getting pains in my heart and lower back, is this normal? Also how long to the antiboitcs take to work? ...
 

Will increase in Carvedilol dosage help with enlarged heart?

Hi I have an enlarged heart my doctor wants me to get fibirlator im off from work right now I drive a commercial vehicle for a living this my life I want to know if theres another solution. I went to see my ...
 

Is it possible to have a heart and lung transplant?

a heart and lung transplant is that possible. will I live long enough for there to be a match? will my ...I am at end stage COPD, I have and enlarged heart as expected when I was diagnosed 20 years ago. I ...
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What causes lethargy, tiredness, diarrhea and heart palpitations?

asking for a copy of my blood work I found my TSH levels to be at .24 half that of a normal level from ..., nerve damage to my face and finally a long battle with post herpetic neuralgia which was maybe the most ...
 

Trying to quit smoking. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure. Life expectancy?

how long she will live? ...A very dear friend of mine was diagnosed with heart disease , specifically cardio- myopathy and has ...
 

Congestive heart failure. Pacemaker fitted. Life expectancy?

my dad is 77 and has a pasmaker and was just brought to the hospital with chf how long will he live ...
 

Heart transplant surgery done. What will be the lifespan?

the newspaper and books, they said the person who lived longest after heart transplant surgery just lived until he was 51. I'm really confused. Can you tell me how long can he live? And after the surgery, he ...
 

What are the chances of survival after heart attack?

THAT BE TO THE HEART AND CHANCE OF LIVING A LONG LIFE? ... HEART ATTACK ...LIIGHT CHEST PAINS FRIDAY NIGHT..VOMITED AT 2:00 A.M. SATURDAY MORNING ...
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My father has congestive heart failure.He has been hospitalized for a month.His heart is working at 25%. His doc will start morphine. How long will he last
it depends on activity of a person if his actvity is very restricted he can live long on mdicines as his needs are lessened by strict less activity
 
im a female and im 23 , how can your lungs swell ?
if heart fails can cause this
 
how long time to know if I have heart disease
Hello, Heart diseases can be identified with the help of ECG and Echocardiogram. These investigations are done within an hour and the report may be given on the same day. If a cardiology consultation is also done on the same day then one day is sufficient to know if you have any heart disease.
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