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Irregular heart rhythm: Irregular heart rhythm refers to a wide variety of rhythms of the heartbeat that are erratic or irregular. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Irregular heart rhythm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Irregular heart rhythm as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
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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 call for emergency...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...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...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 possibilities. After all,...read more »
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The following list of conditions have 'Irregular heart rhythm' 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 Irregular heart rhythm 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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Medical Conditions associated with Irregular heart rhythm:
Symptoms related to Irregular heart rhythm:
Slow heartbeat (49 causes), Rapid heartbeat (865 causes), Irregular heartbeat (174 causes), Heart arrhythmias (14 causes), Arrhythmia (267 causes), Atrial flutter, Atrial fibrillation (77 causes), Ventricular tachycardia, Heart block (67 causes)
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