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Causes of Ventricular fibrillation

Causes of Ventricular fibrillation

Ventricular fibrillation is usually caused by underlying heart disease or heart attack.

List of causes of Ventricular fibrillation

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Ventricular fibrillation) that could possibly cause Ventricular fibrillation includes:

Causes of Ventricular fibrillation (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Ventricular fibrillation that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Ventricular fibrillation: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Ventricular fibrillation, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Ventricular fibrillation:

Ventricular fibrillation: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Ventricular fibrillation: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Ventricular fibrillation as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Ventricular fibrillation as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Ventricular fibrillation. Our database lists the following as having Ventricular fibrillation as a complication of that condition:

Ventricular fibrillation as a symptom:

Conditions listing Ventricular fibrillation as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Ventricular fibrillation. Our database lists the following as having Ventricular fibrillation as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Ventricular fibrillation:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Ventricular fibrillation as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

What causes Ventricular fibrillation?

Causes: Ventricular fibrillation: Ineffective contractions or quivering of the lower heart chambers (ventricles) leading to no effective heart activity.

Related information on causes of Ventricular fibrillation:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Ventricular fibrillation may be found in:


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