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I have been diagnosed with cardiomegaly and most often feels…

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I have been diagnosed with cardiomegaly and most often feels like my heart skips beats

Doctor's Assistant: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?

Non that i can recall at least not medically diagnosed

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Nothing really except that my blood type makes me highly susceptible to malaria

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 month ago
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Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 month ago

how old are you?

weakness of your heart can cause your heart to enlarge.

are you able to see a heart doctor or regular doctor in ghana for more heart testing and EKG testing ?

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I want to know if taking soluble aspirin could have any negative effect
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 month ago

taking soluable aspirin can cause upset of your stomach and can slightly increase your risks for bleeding.

but usually is pretty safe.

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 1 month ago

best to take any aspirin after a meal to decrease chances of gastritis stomach inflammation

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