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Additional Heart Sounds: A heart sound that is heard in addition to the normal two beats. See detailed information below for a list of 267 causes of Additional Heart Sounds, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be considered for any unexplained heart rhythm...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less dangerous possibilities. After all, there...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the symptoms...read more »
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Heart sounds caused by vibrations resulting from the flow of BLOOD through the HEART. They are classified by time of occurrence during the cardiac cycle and duration, and graded by the intensity of sound on a scale of I to VI. They may be normal or abnormal.
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This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Additional Heart Sounds. Of the 267 causes of Additional Heart Sounds that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Additional Heart Sounds' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Additional Heart Sounds or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Additional Heart Sounds, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Additional Heart Sounds:
Medical Conditions associated with Additional Heart Sounds:
Symptoms related to Additional Heart Sounds:
Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Palpitations (566 causes), Rapid pulse (865 causes), Slow pulse (49 causes), Bounding pulse (27 causes), Heart sounds (267 causes), Arrhythmia (267 causes), Murmurs (16 causes), Snaps, Click
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