Failure of the left side of the heart causes blood to back up (be congested) into
the lungs, causing respiratory symptoms as well ...
Sep 23, 2016 ... Right-sided or right ventricular (RV) heart failure usually occurs as a result of left-
sided failure. When the left ventricle fails, increased fluid ...
Sep 23, 2008 ... Right-sided heart failure occurs in about 1 in 20 people. Coronary artery disease
is the most common cause of heart failure in the United States, ...
Heart failure can involve the left side (left ventricle), right side (right ventricle) or
both sides of your heart. Generally, heart failure begins with the left side, ...
History; Physical Examination; Predominant Right-Sided Heart Failure; Heart
Failure in Children; Heart Failure Criteria, Classification, and Staging; ACC/AHA
Oct 24, 2006 ... The Right Ventricle in Left-Sided Heart Failure. The hypothesis that enlargement
of the left ventricle could affect function of the right ventricle ...
If the right side of your heart is not working properly (right-sided heart failure), the
slowed blood flow causes a buildup of fluid in your veins. Your feet, legs, and ...
Aug 22, 2016 ... Learn the different types of heart failure: left-sided heart failure, right-sided heart
failure and congestive heart failure.
Mar 1, 2006 ... Heart failure is routinely classified as either left or right ventricular failure. ... flow
from the right side of the heart through the pulmonary vessels.
Right Sided Heart Failure. ® Results due to failure of the right ventricle. ® Often a
consequence of LV systolic dysfunction. ® Can be secondary to pulmonary ...