What Are the Symptoms of Chronic Pulmonary Edema?

Q:
What are the symptoms of chronic pulmonary edema?

A:

  • More shortness of breath than normal when you’re physically active
  • Having difficulty in breathing with exertion
  • Having difficulty in breathing when you’re lying flat
  • Wheezing
  • Awakening at night with a cough or breathless feeling that may be relieved by sitting up
  • Rapid weight gain
  • Swelling in your lower extremities
  • Fatigue

Keyword: chronic pulmonary edema.

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