What are the clinical symptoms and signs of heart failure?

  • Tiredness with exhaustion after only a little exercise
  • Shortness of breath and wheezing, especially when lying flat
  • Swelling of the ankles due to oedema
  • An enlarged liver

There are many causes of heart failure, including acute rheumatic fever, chronic rheumatic heart disease, congenital heart disease and severe anaemia.

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