Mitral Valve Disease complications
Mitral Valve Disease
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Complications could include:
Right-side heart failure occurs when the right ventricle can't properly pump blood to your lungs to collect oxygen. Excessive fatigue, shortness of breath and abdominal bloating are signs.
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.