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Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs 

Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs
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Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs
Author(s):

Huw Llewelyn

, Hock Aun Ang

, Keir Lewis

, and Anees Al-Abdullah

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199679867.003.0005
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date: 23 January 2018

Chest pain—alarming and increasing over minutes to hours

Severe lower chest or upper abdominal pain

Sudden breathlessness, onset over seconds

Breathlessness on minimal exertion or orthopnoea or paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnoea (PND)

Palpitations

Acute breathlessness, wheeze ± cough

Cough and pink frothy sputum

Syncope

Leg pain on walking—intermittent claudication...

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