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Difficulty breathing when lying down: also known as orthopnea is the dyspnoea which occurs on lying down and is relieved on sitting up. See detailed information below for a list of 30 causes of Difficulty breathing when lying down, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Difficulty breathing when lying down:
Breathing difficulties (2922 causes), Shortness of breath (1528 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Difficulty breathing when lying down:
Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Polycystic liver disease, Panic attacks (26 causes), Aortic stenosis, Mitral stenosis, Myocardial infarction (38 causes), Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Bronchitis (273 causes), Emphysema
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