The following Conditions are related to Difficulty breathing (dyspnea)
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- Endocardial fibroelastosis
Endocardial fibroelastosis is a rare genetic disorder that affects the valves of the heart, causing them to thicken and stiffen. The thickening and stiffening can lead to heart failure, arrhythmias, blood clots, and other serious complications.Fortunately, there are risk factors for endocardial fibroelastosis that you can be aware of to help you identify and prevent this condition.Risk factors for endocardial fibroelast Read More
- Fibroelastic endocarditis
The cause of fibroelastic endocarditis/Endomyocardial fibrosis (EMF), is not known, but it can be treated using antibiotics. If you have fibroelastic endocarditis, it's important to take your medication as prescribed by your doctor. The treatment for fibroelastic endocarditis will depend on what type of valve is affected and how severe the infection is. In some cases, surgery may be needed to replace damag Read More