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Orthopnea in pregnancy: Orthopnea in pregnancy refers to shortness of breath aggravated by lying flat and relieved with sitting up in a woman who is pregnant. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Orthopnea in pregnancy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Orthopnea in pregnancy:
Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
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