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Noun Concept
Categories: Disorders causing edema, Heart diseases, Aging-associated diseases, Articles with short description, Organ failure
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heart failure  coronary failure  congestive heart failure  HF  CHF
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Inability of the heart to pump enough blood to sustain normal bodily functions WordNet 3.0
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Heart failure, also known as congestive heart failure, decompensatio cordis, and congestive cardiac failure, is when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body tissue's needs for metabolism. Wikipedia
Criterion for evaluating cardiac treatments such as angioplasty Wikipedia Disambiguation
Condition in which the heart is unable to provide sufficient pump action Wikidata
The inability of the heart to pump blood at an adequate rate to fill tissue metabolic requirements or the ability to do so only at an elevated filling pressure. OmegaWiki
The chronic inability of the heart to pump a sufficient amount of blood throughout the body, leading to a pooling of blood and shortness of breath. Wiktionary
Chronic inability of the heart. Wiktionary (translation)