Inability of the heart to pump blood at an adequate rate to meet tissue metabolic requirements. Clinical symptoms of heart failure include: unusual dyspnea on light exertion, recurrent dyspnea occurring in the supine position, fluid retention or rales, jugular venous distension, pulmonary edema on physical exam, or pulmonary edema on chest x-ray presumed to be cardiac dysfunction. [ EFO : 0003144 ]


failure, heart

heart failure

insufficiency, Cardiac

Heart failure, unspecified

Weak heart

Heart failure (disorder)

cardiac insufficiency

cardiac failure

Heart: [weak] or [failure NOS]

Heart failure NOS (disorder)

Heart failure NOS

cardiac dysfunction

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Term information

database cross reference
  • MeSH:D006333
  • ICD10:I50
  • MedDRA:10007564
  • SNOMEDCT:84114007
  • UMLS:CN236639 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • SCTID:84114007 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MONDO:0005252
  • MedDRA:10007554
  • ICD9:428 (EFO:0003144)
  • MedDRA:10019285
  • MedDRA:10019284
  • NCIt:C50577
  • MedDRA:10019279
  • MESH:D006333 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIT:C50577 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD9:428.9 (MONDO:i2s)
  • EFO:0003144
term editor
  • Catherine Leroy
  • Tomasz Adamusiak