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Third heart sound

Third heart sound: Introduction

Third heart sound: extra heart sound that occurs after the normal two "lub-dub" heart sounds. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Third heart sound, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Third heart sound: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Third heart sound

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Misdiagnosis and Third heart sound

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...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 the conditions which may be causes...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...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...read more »

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Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the symptoms of hypertension that can be overlooked include ...read more »

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Third heart sound: Related Rare Diseases

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Third heart sound: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Third heart sound

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How Common are these Causes of Third heart sound?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Third heart sound. Of the 10 causes of Third heart sound that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Third heart sound:

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Medical Conditions associated with Third heart sound:

Heart sound symptoms (109 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

Symptoms related to Third heart sound:

Aortic valve stenosis, Chronic constrictive pericarditis, Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Dilated cardiomyopathy, Dilated left ventricle, Mitral regurgitation, Mitral valve incompetence, Post-myocardial infarction, Pregnancy (699 causes), Ventricular septal defect

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