Left Heart Failure complications
Left Heart Failure
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Complications could include:
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. When this occurs, the body struggles to get enough oxygen, often resulting in breathlessness, coughing, excessive sweating, and bluish skin or lips.
Cyanosis refers to a bluish cast to the skin and mucous membranes, like inside the mouth or the lips. It's often caused by low oxygen levels.
Your body enters shock when you don't have enough blood circulating through your system. Learn how to recognize and treat this life-threatening condition.
Cardiac arrest is an extremely serious condition in which your heart stops beating. It can be fatal.