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Absent pulse: Introduction

Absent pulse: An undetectable pulse. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Absent pulse, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Absent pulse:

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

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Absent pulse: Symptom Checker

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Absent pulse: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Absent pulse

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Absent pulse: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Absent pulse

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 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 more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In 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, more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can simply be more »

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

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Absent pulse: Related Rare Diseases

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Absent pulse: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Absent pulse

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How Common are these Causes of Absent pulse?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Absent pulse. Of the 15 causes of Absent pulse that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Absent pulse:

The following list of conditions have 'Absent pulse' 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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Causes of Absent pulse Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Absent pulse 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?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Absent pulse:

    Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood pressure symptoms (716 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Absent pulse:

    Heart attack (138 causes), Slow pulse (49 causes), Weak pulse (51 causes), Pulse symptoms (1589 causes), Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Asystole, Ventricular fibrillation, Ventricular flutter, Cardiac tamponade (29 causes), Constrictive pericarditis (27 causes), COPD, Aortic dissection, Aortic stenosis, Peripheral vascular disease

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