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Report This| Share this:enlarged heart and chest painHi:<br /><i><br />"what can I do......"<br /></i><br />Please consult with your doctor(s) promptly.<br /><br />Chest pain and shortness of breath (dyspnea) is bad/troubling enough upon exertion, and is worse when occurring during relaxation/resting.<br /><br />There are various drugs and procedures (as applicable) that may/can help/improve your particular situation.<br /><br />Best of luck down the road of life. <br /> <br />Take care,<br /> <br /> CardioStar*<br /> <br /> WebMD member (since 8/99)<br /> <br /> <img src=http://www.animateit.net/data/media/august2009/cardiogram_line.gif class=post_img /><br /> <br /> <i>-</i><br /><br /><br />-<br /><br />Health Central <br /> <br /> <b>Cardiac Enlargement: A Patient Guide</b><br /> <br /> There are two types of cardiac enlargement: Hypertrophy and <b>dilation</b>...... <br /> <br /> With the exception of exercise-induced enlargement,<b> all forms of cardiac enlargement are abnormal and associated with further......</b><br /> <br /> <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.healthcentral.com/heart-disease/patient-guide-44614-6.html">http://www.healthcentral.com/heart-disease/patient-guide-44614-6.html</a> <br /> <br /><br />-<br /> <br /> WebMD<br /> <br /> <b>Heart Disease TYPES</b><br /> <br /> Men and Women<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-men">http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/heart-disease-men</a> <br /> <b><br /><br />Heart Disease SYMPTOMS<br /></b> <br /> <a href="http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/guide/heart-disease-symptoms">http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/guide/heart-disease-symptoms</a> <br /> <br /> Mayo Clinic<br /> <br /> <b>Heart Disease</b><br /> <br /> Definition. Symptoms. Causes. Risk factors. Complications. Tests and diagnosis. Prevention......<br /> <br /> Heart disease is a<b> broad term</b> used to describe a <b>range of diseases</b> that affect your heart and sometimes your blood vessels......<br /> <br /> <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-disease/DS01120">http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-disease/DS01120</a> <br /> <br /> <br /> LEARN ABOUT the Heart<br /> <img src=http://thumb.webstockpro.com/purestock/1574r-019980.jpg class=post_img /><br /> <b> <br /> </b>WebMD<br /> <br /> <b>The Heart: (Human Anatomy) Pictures, Definition, Location in the Body and Heart Problems<br /></b> <br /> <a href="http://www.webmd.com/heart/picture-of-the-heart">http://www.webmd.com/heart/picture-of-the-heart</a> <br /> <br /> WebMD Health/The Cleveland Clinic<br /> <br /> <b> How the Healthy Heart Works<br /></b> <br /> Arteries, Chambers, Valves<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/healthy-heart-works">http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/healthy-heart-works</a> <br /> <br /> <b>How the Heart Pumps</b><br /> <br /> Animated Tutorial<br /> <br /> <a rel="nofollow" href="http://your-doctor.com/healthinfocenter/medical-conditions/cardiovascular/heartpump-tutorial.html">http://your-doctor.com/healthinfocenter/medical-conditions/cardiovascular/heartpump-tutorial.html</a> <br /> <br /> <br /> -<br /> <br /> <i>Quote!</i><br /> <br /> Be a <u>questioning patient</u>. <b>TALK</b> to your <b>DOCTOR and ASK</b> <b>Questions</b>. Studies show that patients who<b> ask the most questions, and are most assertive, get the best results</b>. Be vigilant and speak up!"<br /> <br /> - Charles Inlander, People's Medical Society<br /> <br /> .<br /><br />It's your future......be there. <img src=http://img.webmd.com/community/images/smile.gif class=post_img /><br /><br />. .<br /><br /><br /> <b>WebMD/WebMD forums <u>DOES NOT</u> provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.</b>
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