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Coarctation of the aorta

Coarctation of the aorta: Introduction

Coarctation of the aorta: coarctation of the aorta is a narrowing of the aorta between the upper-body artery branches and the branches to the lower body. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Coarctation of the aorta, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Coarctation of the aorta:

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

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Common Causes of Coarctation of the aorta

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Coarctation of the aorta: Symptom Checker

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Coarctation of the aorta Treatments

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Coarctation of the aorta: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Coarctation of the aorta

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Misdiagnosis and Coarctation of the aorta

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying too...read more »

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,...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...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...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...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 of hypertension that can be...read more »

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Coarctation of the aorta: Related Rare Diseases

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Coarctation of the aorta: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Coarctation of the aorta

The list below shows some of the causes of Coarctation of the aorta mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Coarctation of the aorta?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Coarctation of the aorta. Of the 19 causes of Coarctation of the aorta that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Coarctation of the aorta:

The following list of conditions have 'Coarctation of the aorta' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Coarctation of the aorta:

Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes)

Symptoms related to Coarctation of the aorta:

Ductus arteriosus, Ligamentum arteriosum, Congenital deformity

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