Sign and Symptoms of Cor pulmonale

In this article, we will discuss about various Sign and Symptoms of Cor pulmonale. So, let’s get started.

Sign and Symptoms



Abdominal distention


Lower extremity edema

Chest pain

Fainting spells/Syncope

Cyanosis (bluish discoloration of fingers and lips)

Cough or increased mucus production

Increased right ventricular pressure

Left parasternal systolic lift

Loud pulmonic component of second heart sound

Murmurs of functional tricuspid

Jugular venous distention

Pulmonary insufficiency

RV gallop rhythm increased during inspiration


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