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Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs 

Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs
Cardiovascular symptoms and physical signs

Huw Llewelyn

, Hock Aun Ang

, Keir Lewis

, and Anees Al-Abdullah

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date: 24 May 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)


Acute breathlessness, wheeze ± cough

Cough and pink frothy sputum


Leg pain on walking—intermittent claudication...

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