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Hypoxia: This is where there is a reduction of oxygen supply to parts of the body below what is required for adequate perfusion. See detailed information below for a list of 69 causes of Hypoxia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Hypoxia.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Hypoxia, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Hypoxia may include:
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Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hypoxia may include these symptoms:
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Hypoxia as a symptom include:
Specifically, anoxia is a condition in which there is an absence of oxygen... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Anoxia-Hypoxia Information Page: NINDS)
Failure to adequately provide oxygen to cells of the body and to remove excess carbon dioxide from them. (Stedman, 25th ed)
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Reduction of oxygen supply to tissue below physiological level.
- (Source - CRISP)
The list below shows some of the causes of Hypoxia mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hypoxia. Of the 69 causes of Hypoxia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Hypoxia' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Hypoxia 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Hypoxia based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Medical Conditions associated with Hypoxia:
Symptoms related to Hypoxia:
Asphyxia, Choking (130 causes), Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Chronic alveolar hypoventilation, Pulmonary hypertension (86 causes), Early interstitial lung disease, Cardiac shunt, Early pneumonia, Asthma (320 causes), Pulmonary embolism (28 causes), Strangulation, High altitude exposure
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