• bruce bruce
    November 19, 2008
    what is life expectantcy for patients with congestive heart failure
    bruce bruce
    November 19, 2008

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  • Laura November 20, 2008
    Laura
    November 20, 2008

    Hey Bruce,

     

    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!

     

    Check out our guide to congestive heart failure for more information.

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  • tammy wright June 20, 2010
    tammy wright
    June 20, 2010

    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?

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