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Cardiac defect

Cardiac defect: Introduction

Cardiac defect: Cardiac defect refers to a malformation, anomaly, or abnormality of the heart. See detailed information below for a list of 41 causes of Cardiac defect, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Cardiac defect

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Cardiac defect: Symptom Checker

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Cardiac defect Treatments

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Cardiac defect: Animations

Cardiac defect: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cardiac defect

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Misdiagnosis and Cardiac defect

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

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

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

Cardiac defect: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cardiac defect

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Cardiac defect: Related Rare Diseases

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Cardiac defect: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Cardiac defect

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How Common are these Causes of Cardiac defect?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cardiac defect. Of the 41 causes of Cardiac defect that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cardiac defect:

The following list of conditions have 'Cardiac defect' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Cardiac defect:

The following list of medical conditions have Cardiac defect or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Medical Conditions associated with Cardiac defect:

Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes)

Symptoms related to Cardiac defect:

Congenital heart disease (68 causes), Ventricular sepal defect, Atrial septal defect, Patent ductus arteriosus (147 causes), Tetralogy of Fallot, Wolf Parkinson White syndrome

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