Definition of 'heart failure'
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The chemical is produced in the blood after heart failure but is also found in people suffering brain damage. The Sun (2016)The chemical is produced in the blood after heart failure but is also found in people suffering brain damage. The Sun (2016)Heart failure and heart attack are the same thing People sometimes talk about heart failure when they mean heart attack. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In some cases, the method will be used to switch off rogue genes that promote conditions such as heart failure or cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Almost a million people in Britain have heart failure, a condition in which heart muscles struggle to pump enough blood. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A drug taken by hundreds of thousands of diabetics can increase their risk of suffering a fatal heart attack or heart failure, researchers say. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But the report warns that the true figure is nearer 800 - as records do not take into account sudden heart failure caused by cocaine use. The Sun (2010)
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British English: heart failure NOUN
Heart failure is a serious medical condition in which someone's heart does not work as well as it should, sometimes stopping completely so that they die.
He remained in a critical condition after suffering heart failure.
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