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Non-cardiac chest pain

Non-cardiac chest pain: Introduction

Non-cardiac chest pain: Non-cardiac chest pain refers to chest discomfort that is not caused by a form of heart disease. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Non-cardiac chest pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Non-cardiac chest pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Non-cardiac chest pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Non-cardiac chest pain

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Causes of Types of Non-cardiac chest pain:

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Non-cardiac chest pain: Symptom Checker

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Non-cardiac chest pain: Animations

Non-cardiac chest pain: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Non-cardiac chest pain may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Non-cardiac chest pain: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Non-cardiac chest pain

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 for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying too long to call for 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 may be causes of chest pain, 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 more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, 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 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 more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as more »

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Non-cardiac chest pain: Related Rare Diseases

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Non-cardiac chest pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Non-cardiac chest pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Non-cardiac chest pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Non-cardiac chest pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Non-cardiac chest pain. Of the 28 causes of Non-cardiac chest pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Non-cardiac chest pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Non-cardiac chest pain' 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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