Enlarged heart

What is Enlarged heart?

increase in size of heart may be due to heart muscle disease ,ischemia , secondary to longstanding hypertension prolong use of alcohol etc

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Nearly 2 years before, we realized that she is having heart enlargement problem. She is taking medicines from local doctors....Nearly 2 years...

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She needs to see a cardiologist and take the right treatment. She needs to take some examinations( routine blood tests, CPR, BNP, pro-BNP,...

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Nearly 2 years before, we realized that she is having heart enlargement problem. She is taking medicines from local doctors....Nearly 2 years...

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Thanks for posting your query.

There are different causes for enlarged heart, for example Hypertension, Heart failure, Heart value problems,...

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how can you tell if you have a enlarged heart 14 year old male? because when i hug people they can feel my heart muscle contracting then they say...

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Hi I am a 37yearold woman, I have been officialy been diagnosed with an enlarged heart, very high blood pressure, and an irregular heart beat,...

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Hi is a enlarged heart serious in a adult and what can be the cause ?

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