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Sudden death

Sudden death: Introduction

Sudden death: Death that occurs suddenly. See detailed information below for a list of 180 causes of Sudden death, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Sudden death:

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

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Sudden death: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Sudden death, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Sudden death Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Sudden death:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Sudden death 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.

Drug interactions causing Sudden death:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Sudden death 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.

Sudden death: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sudden death may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Sudden death

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Sudden death: Deaths

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Causes of Sudden death listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Sudden death as a symptom include:

Definitions of Sudden death:

The abrupt cessation of all vital bodily functions, manifested by the permanent loss of total cerebral, respiratory, and cardiovascular functions.
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Detailed list of causes of Sudden death

The list below shows some of the causes of Sudden death mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sudden death?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sudden death. Of the 180 causes of Sudden death that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden death:

The following list of conditions have 'Sudden death' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Sudden death:

The following list of medical conditions have Sudden death 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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Causes of Sudden death Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Sudden death based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Sudden death:

    Medical Conditions associated with Sudden death:

    Death (2725 causes), Death-related symptoms (2729 causes)

    Symptoms related to Sudden death:

    Accidents, Injury, Brain injury, Heart attack (138 causes), Stillbirth (268 causes), Birth injury, Type 1 diabetes, Appendicitis, Medication error, Bacterial meningitis, Meningitis (160 causes), Diabetic ketoacidosis (34 causes), Workplace injury

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sudden death

    Medical research papers related to Sudden death include:

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