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5 possible causes of "Shortness of breath, Edema"
Symptoms:
  • Pain
  • Cough
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Edema
  • Fatigue
1. Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive heart disease refers to heart conditions caused by high blood pressure. It's not a single disease, but rather, a number of different heart disorders all caused by the same thing: the heart working unde...
Symptoms:
  • Night time urination
  • Swollen ankle
  • Difficulty breathing when lying down
  • Shortness of breath
  • Edema
  • Swollen feet
2. Heart Failure
Heart failure is characterized by the heart's inability to pump an adequate supply of blood. Without sufficient blood flow, all major body functions are disrupted. Heart failure is a collection of symptoms and problem...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Edema
  • Cough
3. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
Ischemic cardiomyopathy (IC) is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle is weakened. In this condition, the left ventricle, which is the main heart muscle, is usually enlarged and dilated. This condition can be ...
Symptoms:
  • High blood pressure
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Increase in blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Edema
  • Fluttering heart
4. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy is a form of heart disease caused by alcohol abuse. Long-term alcohol abuse weakens and thins the heart muscle. The damaged muscle cannot pump blood as it should, which deprives the bod...
Symptoms:
  • Fainting
  • Pain
  • Heart rate altered
  • Shortness of breath
  • Edema
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
5. Myocarditis
Myocarditis is inflammation of the heart muscle. It is a rare condition that can be caused by any number of autoimmune diseases, viral, bacterial, or fungal infections, or parasites. When you have an infection or a...

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