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Pounding heartbeat

Pounding heartbeat: Introduction

Pounding heartbeat: The sensation of a pounding heart. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Pounding heartbeat, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Pounding heartbeat:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Pounding heartbeat 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.

Pounding heartbeat: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Pounding heartbeat

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Misdiagnosis and Pounding heartbeat

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

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used 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 more »

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Pounding heartbeat: Related Rare Diseases

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Pounding heartbeat: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Pounding heartbeat

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How Common are these Causes of Pounding heartbeat?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pounding heartbeat. Of the 15 causes of Pounding heartbeat that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pounding heartbeat:

The following list of conditions have 'Pounding heartbeat' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Pounding heartbeat:

Rapid heart beat (865 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

Symptoms related to Pounding heartbeat:

Palpitations (566 causes), Rapid heartbeat (865 causes), Slow heartbeat (49 causes), Asymmetric septal hypertrophy, Familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 1, Familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 10, Familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 2, Familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 3

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