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Question
Posted by: BioFreak | 2003/10/22

Q.

hartversaking

My grandfather has been diagnosed with "hartversaking" and I would like to know what that exactly is.

Expert's Reply

A.

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BioFreak, hartversaking or heart failure is when the heart isn’t able to fulfil its pump function anymore. This leads to pooling of blood (lungs and/or extremities) and enlargement of the heart. Let me know if you have more questions (as a new question please or I won’t get it). Good luck.

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