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Tachypnea: Tachypnea is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:
Causes of Rapid breathing (Tachypnea): See detailed list of causes below.
Rapid breathing (medical symptom): Breathing rate increased (tachypnea)
Rapid breathing (medical symptom): Breathing difficulty of any kind (or any kind of "shortness of breath") is a potentially life-threatening emergency. It can indicate numerous dangerous causes such as heart attack, pneumonia, or pulmonary embolism. There are other less serious causes, but these highly dangerous conditions need to be considered. Refer to the causes of breathing difficulty or causes of chest pain. These symptoms need to be diagnosed immediately by a medical professional because they can represent a life-threatening emergency.
The list of medical condition causes of Rapid breathing (Tachypnea) includes:
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For a medical symptom description of 'Tachypnea', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Rapid breathing (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Tachypnea' may be possible.
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Tachypnea (medical condition): For a medical symptom description of 'Tachypnea', the following disease information may be relevant to the symptoms: Tachypnea (disease information). However, numerous other possible causes of the symptom may be possible.
Tachypnea (medical condition): Excessively rapid breathing
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