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Cheyne-Stokes respiration

Cheyne-Stokes respiration: Introduction

Cheyne-Stokes respiration: is an abnormal pattern of breathing characterized by oscillation of ventilation between apnea and hyperpnea, to compensate for changing serum partial pressures of oxygen and carbon dioxide. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

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

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Cheyne-Stokes respiration: Symptom Checker

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Cheyne-Stokes respiration: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cheyne-Stokes respiration

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Cheyne-Stokes respiration: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

An abnormal pattern of breathing characterized by alternating periods of apnea and deep, rapid breathing. The cycle begins with slow, shallow breaths that gradually increase in depth and rate and is then followed by a period of apnea. The period of apnea can last 5 to 30 seconds, then the cycle repeats every 45 seconds to 3 minutes.
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Organs affected by Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

The list of organs typically affected by Cheyne-Stokes respiration may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration

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How Common are these Causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cheyne-Stokes respiration. Of the 33 causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

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Causes of Cheyne-Stokes respiration Based on Risk Factors

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    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Cheyne-Stokes respiration?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

    Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing difficulties (2922 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Cheyne-Stokes respiration:

    Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Apnea (157 causes), Irregular breathing (28 causes), Coma (862 causes), Severe chronic heart failure, Hypoxia (69 causes), Stroke (192 causes), Cerebral Haemorrhage, Brain tumour (14 causes), Head trauma (8 causes), Normal at high altitude, Cerebral disease, Cardiac disease

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