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Weak pulse

Weak pulse: Introduction

Weak pulse: Weak pressure of the heartbeat. See detailed information below for a list of 51 causes of Weak pulse, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Weak pulse:

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

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Weak pulse: Symptom Checker

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Weak pulse: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Weak pulse

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Weak pulse: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Weak pulse

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 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 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. 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 more »

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

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Weak pulse: Related Rare Diseases

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Weak pulse: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Weak pulse:

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Detailed list of causes of Weak pulse

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How Common are these Causes of Weak pulse?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Weak pulse. Of the 51 causes of Weak pulse 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
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 48 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Weak pulse:

The following list of conditions have 'Weak pulse' 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 Weak pulse Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Weak pulse:

    Medical Conditions associated with Weak pulse:

    Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood pressure symptoms (716 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes)

    Symptoms related to Weak pulse:

    Slow pulse (49 causes), False pulse, Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Low blood pressure (575 causes), Dehydration (284 causes), Blood loss (55 causes), Excessive vomiting, Malnutrition (111 causes), Normal health, Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Medication overdose

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