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    IMG SURVIVOR is offline Moderator 536 points
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    A 59-year-old woman with a 10-year history of type 2 diabetes mellitus is noted by her physician to have bilateral pitting edema of the ankles
    and feet. No erythema is noted. On questioning, the patient also reports shortness of breath on exertion and states that she has been using 3
    pillows at night in order to sleep comfortably.

    This patient's symptoms are most suggestive of which of the following?
    / A. Cellulitis
    / B. Congestive heart failure
    / C. Gynecologic cancer
    / D. Lipedema
    / E. Thrombophlebitis
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    why even bother with the obvious. Just know where you are need it and where you can help the most.

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    rose.82 is offline Junior Member 510 points
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    Hello IMG SURVIVOR,

    I think the answer is B( CHF).

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    i agree. the answer is B. Pls tell us the answer

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