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Whar is an enlarged right ventricle in the heart mean, yes

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whar is an enlarged right ventricle in the heart mean
JA: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: yes there is a history of heart desease and I have had two TI and one heart attach about 8 yrs ago. I also have COPD
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 23 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 23 days ago.

basically this is a sign of pulmonary hypertension

too much pressure in the lung circulation likely due to COPD

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 22 days ago.

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