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Short Medical Case Study "7"

A 62 years old male came to the emergency room suffering from chest pain ,dyspnea , orthopnea , frothy pinky sputum and irritability , on examination there was bubbling crepitation and rhonchi all over the chest

The patient has a history of extensive myocardial infarction

What is your provisional diagnosis for this case?

Diagnosis: Cardiogenic pulmonary edema