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What are symptoms of diastolic heart failure?

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Common signs of heart failure can include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Tiredness, weakness
  • Swelling in your feet, ankles, legs, or abdomen
  • Lasting cough or wheezing
  • Fast or irregular heartbeat
  • Dizziness, confusion
  • Having to pee more often at night
  • Nausea, lack of appetite

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: "What is Heart Failure?" "Types of Heart Failure," "Warning Signs of Heart Failure."

UpToDate: "Patient education: Heart failure (Beyond the Basics)."

Cleveland Clinic: "Understanding Heart Failure: Types."

HeartHealthyWomen.org: "Diastolic Heart Failure."

National Jewish Health: "Diastolic Dysfunction."

Cleveland Clinic: "Understanding Heart Failure."

Cedars-Sinai: "Heart Failure."

Baptist Health: "Diastolic Heart Failure."

American Heart Association: "Common Tests for Heart Failure."

FamilyDoctor.org: "Heart Failure."

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: "What is Heart Failure?"

Reviewed by James Beckerman on May 6, 2019

SOURCES:

American Heart Association: "What is Heart Failure?" "Types of Heart Failure," "Warning Signs of Heart Failure."

UpToDate: "Patient education: Heart failure (Beyond the Basics)."

Cleveland Clinic: "Understanding Heart Failure: Types."

HeartHealthyWomen.org: "Diastolic Heart Failure."

National Jewish Health: "Diastolic Dysfunction."

Cleveland Clinic: "Understanding Heart Failure."

Cedars-Sinai: "Heart Failure."

Baptist Health: "Diastolic Heart Failure."

American Heart Association: "Common Tests for Heart Failure."

FamilyDoctor.org: "Heart Failure."

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: "What is Heart Failure?"

Reviewed by James Beckerman on May 6, 2019

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