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Cardiogenic shock

Cardiogenic shock: Introduction

Cardiogenic shock: an inadequate circulation of blood due to primary failure of the ventricles of the heart to function effectively. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Cardiogenic shock, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Cardiogenic shock

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Cardiogenic shock: Symptom Checker

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Cardiogenic shock Treatments

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

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Cardiogenic shock: Animations

Drug interactions causing Cardiogenic shock:

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

  • Verapamil and Tambocor interaction
  • Alti-Verapamil and Tambocor interaction
  • Calan and Tambocor interaction
  • Calan SR and Tambocor interaction
  • Chronovera and Tambocor interaction
  • Covera-HS and Tambocor interaction
  • more interactions...»

Cardiogenic shock: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cardiogenic shock

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Cardiogenic shock: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Cardiogenic shock

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 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, 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 become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various less dangerous possibilities. After all, there 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 more »

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

Cardiogenic shock: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cardiogenic shock

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Cardiogenic shock: Related Rare Diseases

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Cardiogenic shock: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Cardiogenic shock listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Cardiogenic shock as a symptom include:

Definitions of Cardiogenic shock:

Shock reulting from the failure of the heart to maintain adequate output.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Shock caused by cardiac arrest
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Shock reulting from the failure of the heart to maintain adequate output.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Cardiogenic shock

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

How Common are these Causes of Cardiogenic shock?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cardiogenic shock. Of the 19 causes of Cardiogenic shock that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cardiogenic shock:

The following list of conditions have 'Cardiogenic shock' 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: Cardiogenic shock:

The following list of medical conditions have Cardiogenic shock 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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Causes of Cardiogenic shock Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Cardiogenic shock 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?

    Classifications of Cardiogenic shock:

    Medical Conditions associated with Cardiogenic shock:

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

    Symptoms related to Cardiogenic shock:

    Arrhythmias (172 causes), Cardiomyopathy (135 causes), Cardiac valular disease, Aortic valve stenosis, Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Aortic dissection, Myocardial infarction (38 causes)

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