When Shortness of Breath May Mean More Than Heart Failure

Sometimes, it's due to coexisting pulmonary hypertension

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Many people with heart failure become so accustomed to suffering from shortness of breath (dyspnea) that they are unaware that the symptom may be caused by a different disease process. Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a common companion of heart failure, affecting 40% to 70% of those with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) and […]
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