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8 possible causes of 'Cough, Breathless - lying flat, Shortness of breath'
1. 
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that...
Symptoms:
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    Increase in blood pressure
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    Dependent edema
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
2. 
The aorta is a large artery that carries blood out of your heart. If you experience a dissection of...
This condition is considered a medical emergency.
Urgent care may be required
Symptoms:
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    Low back pain
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    Abdominal pain
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
3. 
Your bronchial tubes are responsible for delivering air to your lungs. When these tubes become...
Symptoms:
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    Headache
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    Stops breathing
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
4. 
Hypertensive heart disease refers to heart conditions caused by high blood pressure. It's not a...
Symptoms:
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    Tired
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    Bounding pulse
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
5. 
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. When this occurs, the body...
This condition is considered a medical emergency.
Urgent care may be required
Symptoms:
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    High blood pressure
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    Coughing up blood
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
6. 
Ischemic cardiomyopathy (IC) is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle is weakened. In this...
Symptoms:
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    Cough
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    Pain
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
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    Hard to awaken
7. 
Your mitral valve is located on the left side of your heart, between two chambers, the atrium and...
Symptoms:
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    Fatigue
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    Pain
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Shortness of breath
8. 
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy is a form of heart disease caused by alcohol abuse. Long-term alcohol...
Symptoms:
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    Loss of appetite
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    Abnormal heart rhythms
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    Cough
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    Breathless - lying flat
  •  
    Shortness of breath
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