When Shortness of Breath May Mean More Than Heart Failure

Sometimes, it's due to coexisting pulmonary hypertension

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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