Left Heart Failure complications
Left Heart Failure
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Complications could include:
Cyanosis refers to a bluish cast to the skin and mucous membranes, like inside the mouth or the lips.
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.
Shock is a state of physical shutdown that your body enters shock when there's not enough blood circulating blood. Call 911 if you experience confusion, clammy skin, chest pain, and nausea.
Cardiac arrest is an extremely serious condition in which your heart stops beating. Learn more about symptoms, causes, and treatment.
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