Doctors for Heart Failure in Itigatti Village, Hubli-Dharwad
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Heart failure means that the heart muscle doesn't pump as much blood as the body needs. Failure means that the heart is not pumping as well as it should. Symptoms of heart failure start to happen when the heart can't pump enough blood to the rest of the body. In the early stages, one may:
• Feel tired easily
• Be short of breath when you exert yourself
• Feel like your heart is pounding
• Feel weak or dizzy
HOW IS HEART FAILURE DIAGNOSED?
There are many tests to diagnose the condition of Heart Failure, after the Cardiologist has made the routine examination and checked your health condition, particularly related to any disorders like diabetes, kidney ailments or the like, a chest X-ray might be called for. Another tool is the Echocardiogram which can tell the doctor the exact status of the heart’s pumping.
HOW IS HEART FAILURE TREATED?
Heart failure is a chronic disease needing lifelong management. Medication and surgery like coronary bypass surgery.
DID YOU KNOW?
This problem may start off as a minor situation but tends to get worse with time and can be fatal.