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Congenital heart disease

Congenital heart disease: Introduction

Congenital heart disease: Diseases of the heart that one is born with. See detailed information below for a list of 68 causes of Congenital heart disease, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Congenital heart disease:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Congenital heart disease

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Congenital heart disease: Symptom Checker

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Congenital heart disease Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Congenital heart disease may include:

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Congenital heart disease: Animations

Congenital heart disease: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Congenital heart disease may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Congenital heart disease

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Congenital heart disease: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Congenital heart disease

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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 long to...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, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be causes of chest pain, causing...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...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 »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course,...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease...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 »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even...read more »

Congenital heart disease: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital heart disease

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Congenital heart disease: Related Rare Diseases

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Congenital heart disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Congenital heart disease listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Congenital heart disease as a symptom include:

Detailed list of causes of Congenital heart disease

The list below shows some of the causes of Congenital heart disease mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Congenital heart disease?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Congenital heart disease. Of the 68 causes of Congenital heart disease that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 64 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Congenital heart disease:

The following list of conditions have 'Congenital heart disease' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Congenital heart disease:

The following list of medical conditions have Congenital heart disease 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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Causes of Congenital heart disease Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Congenital heart disease based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Congenital heart disease:

    CHD, Cardiac malformation
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Congenital heart disease:

    Medical Conditions associated with Congenital heart disease:

    Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Infant health symptoms (2900 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Congenital heart disease:

    Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Atrial septal defect, Patent ductus arteriosus (147 causes), Ventricular septal defect, Tetrology of fallot, Congenital cyanotic heart disease

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