congestive heart failure definition

  • noun:
    • a disorder marked by weakness, edema, and difficulty breathing this is certainly caused by the shortcoming associated with heart to keep adequate circulation in the peripheral cells as well as the lung area.
    • A syndrome marked by weakness, edema and difficulty breathing, due to the incapacity of the heart to flow the blood acceptably to your lungs and other cells
    • inability to pump sufficient bloodstream in order to prevent congestion inside cells

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