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Illness
ga cliseadh plúchtach croí REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en heart failure
DEFINITION incurable condition in which heart isn't pumping as well as it should be REFERENCE COM-Terminology Coordination, based on:<BR>American Heart Association. <i>What is Heart Failure?</i>, http://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/what-is-heart-failure [11.9.2108]
COMMENT There are different types of heart failure:<BR>• <i>left-sided heart failure</i> [ IATE:1686390 ]<BR>• <i>right-sided heart failure</i> [ IATE:1101176 ]<BR>• <i>congestive heart failure</i> [ IATE:3578550 ]<HR>Reference: COM-Terminology Coordination, based on:<BR>COM-Terminology Coordination, based on:<BR>American Heart Association. <i>Types of Heart Failure</i>, http://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/what-is-heart-failure/types-of-heart-failure [11.9.2108]
Illness
ga cliseadh plúchtach croí REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en congestive heart failure | CHF
DEFINITION type of heart failure [ IATE:1584546 ] in which blood returning to the heart through the veins backs up due to slow blood flow out of the heart, resulting in congestion in the body's tissues REFERENCE COM-EN, based on:<BR>American Heart Association. <i>Types of Heart Failure</i>, http://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/what-is-heart-failure/types-of-heart-failure [31.10.2018]
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