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  • My main symptoms were the symptoms of heart failure - shortness of breath, especially upon exertion. My chest/heart felt sort of "uncomfortable" but not sharply painful. Climbing stairs or walking fast or walking uphill became very difficult without stopping to rest a lot. Running was out of the question. When it got really bad I even felt short of breath while lying down. I could breath air in and out just fine but it still felt like I was slowly smothering. The surgery cured this. Now I'm back to normal heart and lung-wise.