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Chest spasm

Chest spasm: Introduction

Chest spasm: A sudden involuntary contraction of the muscles of the chest. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Chest spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Chest spasm:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Chest spasm

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Chest spasm: Symptom Checker

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

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Chest spasm Treatments

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Chest spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Chest spasm

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Misdiagnosis and Chest spasm

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Chest spasm: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Chest spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Chest spasm

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

How Common are these Causes of Chest spasm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Chest spasm. Of the 6 causes of Chest spasm 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
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Chest spasm:

The following list of conditions have 'Chest spasm' 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 Chest spasm:

Medical Conditions associated with Chest spasm:

Spasms (2183 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Chest spasm:

Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Chest pain (1053 causes), Chest discomfort (64 causes), Rib pain (31 causes), Muscle injury, Nerve irritation, Nerve compression, Hypocalcaemia (46 causes), Electrolyte abnormality, Chest injury, Angina pectoris (15 causes), Coschondral spasm

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