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Stage 3 heart failure life span

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What is the survival rate after a heart failure?

my mother is 67 and has never smoked or drank alcohol.She is in stage 3 chf and has both right and left sided heart failure . She had an icd implanted April 2011, started having shortness of breath upon ...
 

What is the life expectancy at stage 3 of congestive heart failure?

What is the life expectancy of my 91 year old mother given she is in an extended care facility. She is presently at stage 3 or 4 congestive heart failure , labored and difficulty breathing with minimal exertion ...
 

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

A very dear friend of mine was diagnosed with heart disease , specifically cardio- myopathy and has only 20% heart function. She was hospitalized for congestive heart failure last November and is now ...
 

Suffered a dyostolic heart failure after gastric bypass surgery. Is it safe to take zyrop injection?

heart failure within 7 days of operation . 2.Due to diuretics given during the period he had increased creatinine level 3.2 ( CKD Stage 3, AKI Diuretic induced ) and is currently under renal diet ( 4 gms of salt ...
 

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
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Symptoms of heart failure

If you go into hospital with symptoms of heart failure and your sent home with no test ... admitted and put on a ECG machine which would of found her enlarged heart resulting in savin her life ...
 

Stage 3 congestive heart failure, severe stomach pain, fever, weakness, weight loss. Is it associated with congestive heart failure?

my 52 year old husband is in stage 3 congestive heart failure and for 2-3 days he has been complaining about severe stomach pain so much that it makes it hard for him to move he also has a slight fever ...
 

What is the life expectancy of stage three heart failure patients ?

What is the life expectancy of stage three heart failure patients ? What is the life expectancy of stage three heart failure patients? ...
 

Is there a chance to lead a normal life having congestive heart failure?

I have conjestive heart failure and did not get the surgery and have a defliberator but would like to live a normal life at 53 years old. When do you think I will be able to live a normal life? I m taking ...
 

What precautions are needed post heart failure surgery?

Hi My hisband has had Stage 3 Heart Failure for 2 years now. (He takes blood pressure medication, diuretics, potassium, warfarin)) - 20% heart function with a large lining clot. He has his good days & bad ...
 

Had heart failure due to virus. Weakness, tiredness, breathlessness

clear the heart is pumping at now 25%. He is on a life alert jacket & they just extended it another 3 ...Hi my name is Gayle my husband just had heart failure due to a virus that went through & infection ...
 

Have stage 3 congestive heart failure. Not getting cured by medicine. What is the possible life expectancy?

I have stage 3 congestive heart failure , with an ejection fraction of less than 30 percent. I m ... have been on heart meds for 1 1/2 years and my heart got worse by 10 percent. went from an ejection ...
 

Have stage 4 metastasis gallbladder cancer. Has A fib, chronic kidney disease, congestive heart failure. Life expectancy?

kidneys, she also has A fib, chronic kidney disease 3, has had open heart surgery & had congestive heart ...My mother was diagnosed 10 months ago with stage 4 metastasis gallbladder cancer into her liver ...
 

Stage 3 heart failure. Dizziness, shortness of breath. On medication. How to get back to normal?

My friend has stage 3 heart failure . Half of her heart is gone left side...She has been ... to make her feel less dizzy. What will her life be like. Can she ever get back to normal. Maureen Myers ...
 

Overweight, not on diet restrictions or precautionary measures for defibrillator, fluid issues due to congestive heart failure. Life expectancy?

My friend Hank has a Defibrillator, massive fluid issues due to Congestive Heart failure , takes 5 ... more than a few yards without getting out of breath and worn out. Is this stage 3 or stage 4 and if he ...
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What are the chances of an 83 year old man dying during an lvad surgery if he is in the last stage of heart failure?
Hello Thanks for opting health care magic for posting your query. The mortality could be quite high, but then are there any better options? It depends on many factors other than age. But could be somewhere around 2-3 %. Hope this helps Regards Dr. Srikanth Reddy MD
 
sir it is possible to cure heart failur?
Of course heart failure can be treated but for this patient need to be admitted in hospital in ICU
 
I have congestive heart failure and my blood pressure has been up to 158/94.I Take b/p medicine. feet are swollen alot. DOB 7-25-1968
Hai.cogestive heart failure is one chronic problem wein u have to hav a regular check with a cardiologist, in this case u will have swelling of feet, face and sometimes all over the body.u should be started with diuretics, bp tablets, anti platelets, pls check ur creatinine, urea, sugars, ecg, echocardiography, stop smoking (if u r one).dont worry u have good treatment added with changein lifes
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