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Worsening Shortness of Breath and Swollen Right Ankle 12 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 12 conditions that can cause Worsening Shortness of Breath and Swollen Right Ankle.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Worsening Shortness of Breath and Swollen Right Ankle.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Pregnancy
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Worsening Shortness of Breath and Swollen Right Ankle.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  3. Rheumatoid Arthritis
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Worsening Shortness of Breath and Swollen Right Ankle.
  1. Adult Still's Disease
  2. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  3. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  4. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  5. Pulmonary Embolism
  6. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  7. Rheumatic Fever

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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