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Unequal pulses

Unequal pulses: Introduction

Unequal pulses: it is the difference in the blood pressure between both the arms or between the arms and the legs. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Unequal pulses, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Unequal pulses:

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

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Common Causes of Unequal pulses

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Unequal pulses: Symptom Checker

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Unequal pulses: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Unequal pulses may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Unequal pulses

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Misdiagnosis and Unequal pulses

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 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, 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 more »

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

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Unequal pulses: Related Rare Diseases

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Unequal pulses: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Unequal pulses listed in Disease Database:

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Detailed list of causes of Unequal pulses

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How Common are these Causes of Unequal pulses?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Unequal pulses. Of the 16 causes of Unequal pulses that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Unequal pulses:

The following list of conditions have 'Unequal pulses' 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 Unequal pulses Based on Risk Factors

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

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

    What are the alternative names for Unequal pulses:

    Pulses asymmetrical
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Unequal pulses:

    Medical Conditions associated with Unequal pulses:

    Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood pressure symptoms (716 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Unequal pulses:

    Radiofemoral delay, Coarctation of aorta, Cardiac tamponade (29 causes), Heart failure (274 causes), Shock (259 causes), Anaphylactic shock (237 causes), Cardiogenic shock (19 causes), Hypovolemic shock, Septic shock (32 causes)

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