Symptoms of Heart disease
General information about symptoms of Heart disease: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Heart disease. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Heart disease. Furthermore, symptoms of Heart disease may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Heart disease.
List of symptoms of Heart disease: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Heart disease includes:
- Angina - and its symptoms:
- Shortness of breath
- Chest pain
Symptoms of Heart disease: Heart disease can often have no symptoms, which is why it is called a "silent" killer. But, there are some symptoms that can alert you to a possible problem. Chest or arm discomfort, especially while under stress or during activity, is a classic symptom of heart, and is a warning sign of a heart attack. Women or older people may also have fatigue (with no reason why), shortness of breath, dizziness, nausea, or abnormal heart beats (or palpitations). 1
More symptoms of Heart disease: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Heart disease, underlying causes of Heart disease, associated conditions for Heart disease, risk factors for Heart disease, or other related conditions.
Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:
1. excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC
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