Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Rapid Heart Rate 186 Causes

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There are 29 common conditions that can cause Rapid Heart Rate.
  1. Allergic Reactions
  2. Ant Bites
  3. Arm Cellulitis
  4. Asthma
  5. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  6. Bacterial Pneumonia
  7. Bee Sting
  8. Bronchiolitis
  9. Cellulitis
  10. COPD
  11. Croup
  12. Dehydration
  13. Endometriosis
  14. Food Allergies
  15. Food Poisoning
  16. Food Reactions
  17. Foot Cellulitis
  18. Gastritis
  19. Gastroenteritis
  20. Hand Cellulitis
  21. Hyperemesis Gravidarum
  22. Iron Deficient Anemia
  23. Leg Cellulitis
  24. Pneumonia
  25. Urinary Tract Infection
  26. Urinary Tract Infections in Children
  27. Vaginal Bleeding after Delivery
  28. Vasovagal Syncope
  29. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 40 somewhat common conditions that can cause Rapid Heart Rate.
  1. Abdominal Injury
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome
  3. Adenomyosis
  4. Allergic Urticaria
  5. Anemia
  6. Angina
  7. Atypical Angina
  8. Caffeine Overdose
  9. Campylobacter Enteritis
  10. Cocaine Abuse
  11. Congestive Heart Failure
  12. Drug Abuse
  13. Drug Allergy
  14. Drug Side Effect
  15. Drug Toxicity
  16. Endemic Goiter
  17. Facial Cellulitis
  18. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  19. Giardia Infection
  20. Grave's Disease
  21. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  22. Heart Attack
  23. Heat Illness
  24. Hyperglycemia
  25. Hyperthyroidism
  26. Hypoglycemia
  27. Insulin Reaction
  28. Miscarriage
  29. Mitral Valve Prolapse
  30. Narcotic Withdrawal
  31. Panic Attacks
  32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  33. Postpartum Hemorrhage
  34. Premature Ventricular Contractions
  35. Rotavirus
  36. Staph Infections
  37. Traveler's Diarrhea
  38. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  39. Vaginal Bleeding after Hysterectomy
  40. Ventricular Arrhythmia
There are 37 uncommon conditions that can cause Rapid Heart Rate.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Allergic Alveolitis
  3. Anaphylaxis
  4. Aortic Regurgitation
  5. Arrhythmia
  6. Aspiration Pneumonia
  7. Aspirin Allergy
  8. Chlamydia Pneumonia
  9. Chronic Pancreatitis
  10. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  11. Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia
  12. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  13. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  14. Drug Withdrawal
  15. Esophageal Ulcers
  16. Esophageal Varices
  17. Heat Exhaustion
  18. High Altitude Illness
  19. Holiday Heart Syndrome
  20. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  21. Hypotension
  22. Kidney Stone
  23. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  24. Liver Injury
  25. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  26. Meningitis
  27. Osteomyelitis
  28. Pancreatitis
  29. Peanut Allergy
  30. Respiratory Distress
  31. Salmonella Infection
  32. Sickle Cell Anemia
  33. Stab Wounds
  34. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  35. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  36. Theophylline Toxicity
  37. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 80 rare conditions that can cause Rapid Heart Rate.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Abdominal Sepsis
  3. Acute Intermittent Porphyria
  4. Adenocarcinoma of the Bronchus
  5. Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  6. Aortic Rupture
  7. Aplastic Anemia
  8. Aspirin Overdose
  9. Carcinoid Syndrome
  10. Cholera
  11. Coccidioidomycosis
  12. Cor Pulmonale
  13. Cyanide Poisoning
  14. Cystinuria
  15. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  16. Dengue Fever
  17. Dissecting Thoracic Aneurysm
  18. Dumping Syndrome
  19. Ectopic Pregnancy
  20. Fat Embolism
  21. Ganglioneuroma
  22. Hantavirus
  23. Hemochromatosis
  24. Hemothorax
  25. Hyperpituitarism
  26. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  27. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  28. Legionnaire's Disease
  29. Lown Ganong Levine Syndrome
  30. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  31. Malignant Neuroleptic Syndrome
  32. Mesenteric Vascular Occlusion
  33. Moraxella Pneumonia
  34. Myocarditis
  35. Neuroblastoma
  36. Norwalk Virus Infection
  37. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  38. Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  39. Perforated Bowel
  40. Perforated Ulcer
  41. Pericardial Tamponade
  42. Pericarditis
  43. Peritonsillar Abscess
  44. Pheochromocytoma
  45. Placenta Previa
  46. Placental Abruption
  47. Pneumocystis Pneumonia
  48. Pneumothorax
  49. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  50. Prinzmetal's Angina
  51. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  52. Pulmonary Embolism
  53. Pulmonary Hypertension
  54. Pulmonary Stenosis
  55. Pyelonephritis
  56. Relapsing Fever
  57. Respiratory Failure
  58. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  59. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  60. Scorpion Stings
  61. Sepsis
  62. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  63. Serotonin Syndrome
  64. Shigella Infection
  65. Shock
  66. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  67. Snakebite
  68. Spherocytosis
  69. Splenomegaly
  70. Sulfite Sensitivity
  71. Tetanus
  72. Tetralogy of Fallot
  73. Toxic Megacolon
  74. Toxoplasmosis
  75. Traumatic Pneumothorax
  76. Ventricular Septal Defect
  77. Ventricular Tachycardia
  78. Von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  79. Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome
  80. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Jan 5, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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