Thanks for your questions. What you've asked is kind of general. I'd imagine that life expectancy is dependent upon the patient and his or her medical team. With the proper treatment and lifestyle changes it's very possible to love a long, healthy life!
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My husband was just diagnosed with congestive heart failure he was told by a friend his life expectancy is five years. Apparently this is what a cardiologist told him. Is this true?