Cor Pulmonale

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Cor pulmonale (Latin cor, heart + New Latin pulm n le, of the lungs) or pulmonary heart disease is enlargement of the ri...
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Cor Pulmonale & Edema

4.25% of the posts that mention Cor Pulmonale also mention Edema (32 posts)
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from experience. I have Cor Pulmonale. I have to take...
" ...Cor Pulmonale, which is right Sided Heart Failure. It is a condition that can develop as a result of COPD. Sleep Apnea can also cause it as can several other chronic diseases. Please do go to the d... "

doesn't support my dx of cor pulmonale due to sleep apnea,...
" Well, a hct of 35% doesn't support my dx of cor pulmonale due to sleep apnea, although it certainly doesn't exclude ...and mild thrombocytopenia associated with edema makes me wonder about the... "

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failure Pt has JVP elevation and edema. So, I'd go for...
" ...Ht failure Pt has JVP elevation and edema. So, I'd ... "

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to left arm,recently diagnosed cor pulmonale and oedema in...
" ...from the above plus scoliosis causing pinching of the neck/affective to left arm,recently diagnosed cor pulmonale and oedema in ankles and feet causing pain. 52 years old and sending all my... "

that the pt has had the edema for 3 years, and besides he...
" ...I thought pulmonary hypertension and cor pulmonale are well-established complications of sleep ...has nothing to do with edema per se, just the name. ...that the pt has had the edema for 3 ye... "

edema problems, does it invariably mean its time for oxygen...
" ...and ankles have been swollen for the ...is struggling to cope (cor pulmonale) and that the usual ...fellow 'copders' who have had edema problems, does it invariably mean its time for oxygen? ... "

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edema problems, does it invariably mean its time for oxygen...
" ...and ankles have been swollen for the ...is struggling to cope (cor pulmonale) and that the usual ...fellow 'copders' who have had edema problems, does it invariably mean its time for oxygen? ... "

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-- cor pulmonale --- edema one reason if...
" ...consolidation - pulmonary hypertension -- cor pulmonale --- edema one reason if cardiac profile ...venacava and lead to edema??? wat explanatio... "

I also have a horrid problem with Edema. As my...
" ...I have heard i do and i don't have right sided heart failure--and i have been told i do and i don't have cor pulmonale. *sigh* i have been told the edema is simply a side affect of the high doses... "

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pulmonale is only R sided heart failure which would produce...
" Cor pulmonale is only R sided heart ...produce only JVD and LE edema. However, pt w/ PND, ... "

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