In order to deal properly with congestive heart failure we need to understand and — if possible — remove the underlying causes and risk factors. We need to ask: "What else is going on inside the body that might allow congestive heart failure to develop?"
Accurate diagnosis of the factors behind congestive heart failure consists of three steps:
Do you suffer from Congestive Heart Failure?
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
Metastatic carcinoid disease can result in congestive heart failure by causing progressive fibrosis of the right-sided chambers and valves.
Congestive heart failure occurs in about 7% of symptomatic patients with hemochromatosis. If untreated, patients may develop an acute onset of severe congestive heart failure with rapid progression to death.