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Introduction: POTS

Description of POTS

POTS (medical condition): A rare disorder where a persons heart rate increases on...more »

See also:

Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome:
  »Introduction: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
  »Symptoms of Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
  »Treatments for Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome

POTS: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

POTS is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that POTS, or a subtype of POTS, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

POTS as a Disease

POTS: Another name for Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
  »Symptoms of Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
  »Treatments for Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome

POTS: Related Diseases

POTS: POTS is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of POTS (Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of POTS incude:

Treatments for POTS (Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)

Treatments for POTS (Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome) include:

  • Increased fluid and salt intake, body stockings, fludrocortisone, beta-blockers, midodrine, clonidine, physical exercise, pacemaker

Treatment of POTS: For more treatment information about POTS, see treatment of Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS)

Terms associated with POTS:

Terms Similar to POTS:

Source - NIH

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