Heart Disease and Cardiomyopathy
WebMD looks at the main types of cardiomyopathy, a disease of the heart muscle.
What Is Vascular Disease?
From problems with arteries, veins, and lymph vessels to disorders that affect blood flow, here's what can happen to the tubes that carry fluid in your body.
Treatment for Heart Valve Disease
Learn more about how diseased heart valves are repaired or replaced.
Heart Disease and the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
WebMD explains how a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) is used to treat heart disease.
Heart Disease and Pericardiocentesis
WebMD explains pericardiocentesis, a procedure that removes fluid from around the heart.
Heart Disease and Pericarditis
WebMD explains pericarditis, including its causes, symptoms and treatment.
Heart Disease and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
WebMD explains how a rare condition called restrictive cardiomyopathy affects the heart and how it can be treated.
Heart Disease and Marfan Syndrome
WebMD's guide to Marfan syndrome, an inherited disease that affects the heart.
Heart Disease and the Heart Biopsy
WebMD explains when a heart biopsy is necessary and how the procedure is done.
Why Are My Lungs Congested?
Find out some of the reasons your chest may feel heavy or tight, including heart failure, pneumonia, COPD, and asthma.