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Cardiac syncope

Cardiac syncope: Introduction

Cardiac syncope: Cardiac syncope is a condition in which there is fainting or passing out due to a disease, disorder, or condition of the heart. See detailed information below for a list of 4 causes of Cardiac syncope, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Cardiac syncope:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Cardiac syncope. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Congenital and acquired heart disease
  • Hypercyanotic episodes
  • Arrhythmia in a structurally normal heart
  • Arrhythmia in a structurally abnormal heart
  • more causes...»

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Detailed list of causes of Cardiac syncope

The list below shows some of the causes of Cardiac syncope mentioned in various sources:

  • Arrhythmia in a structurally abnormal heart
  • Arrhythmia in a structurally normal heart
  • Congenital and acquired heart disease
  • Hypercyanotic episodes
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Cardiac syncope?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cardiac syncope. Of the 4 causes of Cardiac syncope that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cardiac syncope:

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