Congested Heart Failure Symptoms
Were you looking for information about Symptoms of Congestive Heart Failure? Congested heart failure symptoms is a common variation of symptoms of congestive heart failure.
Symptoms of congestive heart failure (CHF) are the result of fluid buildup in the lungs and other areas of the body. Common symptoms include cough, shortness of breath, and swelling (known medically as edema). The swelling that can occur with congestive heart failure is a result of the buildup of fluid in your body (this is called edema). Other signs of fluid buildup are weight gain and frequent urination.
Other symptoms include fatigue and limited tolerance for physical activity. The symptoms of congestive heart failure are categorized based on their severity and the level of activity that can be tolerated.
(Click Symptoms of Congestive Heart Failure to read the complete eMedTV article covering this topic. It explains the symptoms of CHF in more detail and includes information about the various classes used for classifying such symptoms. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for more specific information on this topic.)