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Heart arrhythmias

Heart arrhythmias: Introduction

Heart arrhythmias: A condition which is characterized by an abnormality in the beat of a persons heart. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Heart arrhythmias, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Heart arrhythmias:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Heart arrhythmias

Home medical tests possibly related to Heart arrhythmias:

Heart arrhythmias: Symptom Checker

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

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Heart arrhythmias Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Heart arrhythmias may include:

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Heart arrhythmias: Animations

Medications or substances causing Heart arrhythmias:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Heart arrhythmias 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.

Drug interactions causing Heart arrhythmias:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Heart arrhythmias 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.

  • Macrolide Antibiotic and Terfenadine interaction
  • Azithromycin and Terfenadine interaction
  • Zithromax and Terfenadine interaction
  • Clarithromycin and Terfenadine interaction
  • Biaxin and Terfenadine interaction
  • Biaxin Thalmic and Terfenadine interaction
  • Prevpac and Terfenadine interaction
  • Erythromycin and Terfenadine interaction
  • more interactions...»

Heart arrhythmias: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Heart arrhythmias may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Heart arrhythmias

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Heart arrhythmias: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Heart arrhythmias

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 common 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 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. 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 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 can simply be too small more »

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

Heart arrhythmias: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Heart arrhythmias

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Heart arrhythmias: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Heart arrhythmias: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Article Excerpts about Heart arrhythmias

An arrhythmia is a change in the regular beat of the heart. The heart may seem to skip... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Arrhythmia: NHLBI)

Most people have felt their heart beat very fast, felt a fluttering in their chest, or... (Source: excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC)

Detailed list of causes of Heart arrhythmias

The list below shows some of the causes of Heart arrhythmias mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Heart arrhythmias?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Heart arrhythmias. Of the 14 causes of Heart arrhythmias that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 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
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Heart arrhythmias:

The following list of conditions have 'Heart arrhythmias' 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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Causes of Heart arrhythmias Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Heart arrhythmias based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Heart arrhythmias:

    Medical Conditions associated with Heart arrhythmias:

    Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Heart arrhythmias:

    Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Palpitations (566 causes), Arrythmias (10 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Coronary artery disease (106 causes), Electrolyte imbalance (89 causes), Heart attack (138 causes), Atrial fibrillations (77 causes), Atrial flutter, Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Heart arrhythmias

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