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Arrythmia: Introduction

Arrythmia: The occurrence of irregular heart beats. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Arrythmia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Arrythmia:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Arrythmia

Home medical tests possibly related to Arrythmia:

Causes of Types of Arrythmia:

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Arrythmia: Symptom Checker

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

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Arrythmia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Arrythmia may include:

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Arrythmia: Animations

Drug interactions causing Arrythmia:

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

  • Entacapone and isoproterenol interaction
  • Comtan isoproterenol interaction
  • Entacapone and epinephrine interaction
  • Comtan epinephrine interaction
  • Entacapone and ephedrine interaction
  • more interactions...»

Arrythmia: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Arrythmia

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Arrythmia:

Misdiagnosis and Arrythmia

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. 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 rare cases, this undiagnosed condition 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 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 more »

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 more »

Arrythmia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Arrythmia

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Arrythmia: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Arrythmia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Article Excerpts about Arrythmia

An arrhythmia is a change in the regular beat of the heart. The heart may seem to skip a beat or beat irregularly... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

Most people have felt their heart beat very fast, felt a fluttering in their chest, or noticed that their... (Source: excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC)

Detailed list of causes of Arrythmia

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

How Common are these Causes of Arrythmia?

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

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 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: Arrythmia:

The following list of conditions have 'Arrythmia' 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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Classifications of Arrythmia:

Subtypes of Arrythmia:

Bounding pulse (27 causes), Pulse, bounding (13 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Arrythmia:

Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

Symptoms related to Arrythmia:

Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Slow pulse (49 causes), Fast pulse (865 causes), Bounding pulse (27 causes), Heart noises, Bradycardia (111 causes), Tachycardia (194 causes), Heart rythm, Irregular rhythm (18 causes), Fibrillation, Flutter, Sino atrial node, SAN

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