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Engorged Neck Veins

Engorged Neck Veins: Introduction

Engorged Neck Veins: Increased pressure and filling of the veins in the neck, making them appear engorged and stand out. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Engorged Neck Veins, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Engorged Neck Veins:

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

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Misdiagnosis and Engorged Neck Veins

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

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed. Women with the condition tend to have heavy periods, 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 any more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. 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 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 more »

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Detailed list of causes of Engorged Neck Veins

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How Common are these Causes of Engorged Neck Veins?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Engorged Neck Veins. Of the 33 causes of Engorged Neck Veins 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
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 31 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Engorged Neck Veins:

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Medical Conditions associated with Engorged Neck Veins:

Neck symptoms (833 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Vein symptoms (68 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

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Cervical bruits (14 causes), Bulging abdominal veins (11 causes), Aneurysms (20 causes), Right ventricular failure, Pulmonary hypertension (86 causes), Exercise, Percarditis, Pericardial effusion (37 causes)

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