Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea 25 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 25 conditions that can cause Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Enlarged Heart
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aortic Regurgitation
  3. Aortic Stenosis
  4. Atrial Fibrillation
  5. Atrial Flutter
  6. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  7. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 16 rare conditions that can cause Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea.
  1. Atrial Myxoma
  2. Beriberi
  3. Chagas Disease
  4. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  5. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema
  6. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  7. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  8. Malignant Hypertension
  9. Mitral Stenosis
  10. Myocarditis
  11. Pleural Effusion
  12. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  13. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  14. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  15. Ventricular Aneurysm
  16. Ventricular Septal Defect

Last Updated: Jan 24, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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