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Pericardial friction rub

Pericardial friction rub: Introduction

Pericardial friction rub: A condition which is characterized by the occurrence of a friction rub between the heart and its pericardium. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Pericardial friction rub, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Pericardial friction rub:

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

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Pericardial friction rub: Symptom Checker

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Pericardial friction rub: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Pericardial friction rub

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Misdiagnosis and Pericardial friction rub

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 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, 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 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 to more »

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

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Pericardial friction rub: Related Rare Diseases

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Pericardial friction rub: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Pericardial friction rub

The list below shows some of the causes of Pericardial friction rub mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Pericardial friction rub?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pericardial friction rub. Of the 5 causes of Pericardial friction rub 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
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pericardial friction rub:

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Medical Conditions associated with Pericardial friction rub:

Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Heart sound symptoms (109 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

Symptoms related to Pericardial friction rub:

Pericarditis (84 causes)

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