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Endomyocardial fibrosis

Causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Endomyocardial fibrosis

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Endomyocardial fibrosis: Symptom Checker

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Endomyocardial fibrosis Treatments

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Endomyocardial fibrosis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Endomyocardial fibrosis

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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 ...read more »

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Endomyocardial fibrosis: Related Rare Diseases

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Endomyocardial fibrosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Endomyocardial fibrosis:

A condition characterized by the thickening of the ventricular ENDOCARDIUM and subendocardium (MYOCARDIUM), seen mostly in children and young adults in the TROPICAL CLIMATE. The fibrous tissue extends from the apex toward and often involves the HEART VALVES causing restrictive blood flow into the respective ventricles (CARDIOMYOPATHY, RESTRICTIVE).
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Disease characterized by thickening of the endocardium, and frequently the inner third of the myocardium; left ventricle is most frequently involved.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Endomyocardial fibrosis. Of the 8 causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Endomyocardial fibrosis:

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Causes of Endomyocardial fibrosis Based on Risk Factors

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    What are the alternative names for Endomyocardial fibrosis:

    Becker's fibroblastic endocarditis, Löffler endocarditis, Loeffler eosinophilic endocarditis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

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    Medical Conditions associated with Endomyocardial fibrosis:

    Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

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