What Are the Symptoms of An Enlarged Heart?

What are the symptoms of an enlarged heart?

In some cases, patients can experience no symptom or sign of an enlarged heart.

However, other people may have:

  • Shortness of breath
    This occurs especially when you are doing exercise.
  • Swelling
    This can also be called edema.
  • An irregular heart rhythm
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness

If you have these following symptoms, go to see a doctor immediately:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Chest pain
  • Pain in other parts of the body, such as neck, jaw, arms or back
  • Fainting

These may indicate a heart attack.

Key word: enlarged heart symptoms

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