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Bruits: Introduction

Bruits: Swishing sounds heard over an artery that may also produce a palpable vibration. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Bruits, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bruits:

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

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Causes of Types of Bruits:

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Bruits: Symptom Checker

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Bruits Treatments

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Bruits: Animations

Bruits: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bruits

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Bruits: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Bruits

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 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 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 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 more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the 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 symptoms of hypertension that can be overlooked include more »

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Bruits: Related Rare Diseases

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Bruits: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Bruits

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How Common are these Causes of Bruits?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bruits. Of the 22 causes of Bruits that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bruits:

The following list of conditions have 'Bruits' 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 Bruits Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Bruits:

    Subtypes of Bruits:

    Cervical bruit (14 causes), Intracranial bruit (5 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Bruits:

    Additional Heart Sounds (267 causes), Arrhythmia (267 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Heart sounds symptoms (109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Bruits:

    Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Arrhythmias (172 causes), Heart sounds (267 causes), Atherosclerosis (35 causes), Increased blood flow, Aneurysm (29 causes), Thromboembolism, Arterio-venous malformation, Cervical bruit (14 causes), Intracranial bruit (5 causes)

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