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Prinzmetal's variant angina

Prinzmetal's variant angina: Introduction

Prinzmetal's variant angina: A rare disorder where the heart artery spasms which affects the blood flow to the heart and causes pain. The condition can occur with or without physical activity. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Prinzmetal's variant angina is available below.

Symptoms of Prinzmetal's variant angina

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Prinzmetal's variant angina: Deaths

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Prinzmetal's variant angina: Complications

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Causes of Prinzmetal's variant angina

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Prinzmetal's variant angina: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Prinzmetal's variant angina

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 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 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 be considered for more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See more »

Prinzmetal's variant angina: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Prinzmetal's variant angina

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Prinzmetal's variant angina: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Prinzmetal's variant angina

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Prinzmetal's variant angina is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Prinzmetal's variant angina, or a subtype of Prinzmetal's variant angina, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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