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Distended neck veins

Distended neck veins: Introduction

Distended neck veins: indirectly observed pressure over the venous system. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Distended neck veins, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Distended neck veins: Symptom Checker

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Distended neck veins: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Distended neck veins

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Distended neck veins: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Distended neck veins

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...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,...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 for any...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...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 to measure...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 overlooked include ...read more »

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Distended neck veins: Related Rare Diseases

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Distended neck veins: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Distended neck veins

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How Common are these Causes of Distended neck veins?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Distended neck veins. Of the 12 causes of Distended neck veins that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Distended neck veins:

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Causes of Distended neck veins Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Distended neck veins:

    Neck symptoms (833 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Distended neck veins:

    Right heart failure, Pulmonary embolism (28 causes), Constrictive pericarditis (27 causes), Restrictive cardiomyopathy, Pericardial effusion (37 causes), Tricuspid regurgitation, Ventricular tachycardia

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