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Cardiac decompensation: inability of the heart to maintain adequate circulation. See detailed information below for a list of 30 causes of Cardiac decompensation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Cardiac decompensation based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Medical Conditions associated with Cardiac decompensation:
Symptoms related to Cardiac decompensation:
Cor pulmonale (61 causes), Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Congenitalheart disease (68 causes), VSD< ASD, TOF, PDA, Hypertension (398 causes), Valvular heart disease, Cardiomyopathy (135 causes), HOCM, Infective endocarditis, Coronary heart disease (106 causes), Myocarditis (86 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes), Congestive heart failure (140 causes)
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