Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Shortness of Breath Upon Waking and Rapid Pulse Checkup 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Shortness of Breath Upon Waking and Rapid Pulse Checkup.

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There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Shortness of Breath Upon Waking and Rapid Pulse Checkup.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Shortness of Breath Upon Waking and Rapid Pulse Checkup.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aortic Regurgitation
  3. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  4. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Shortness of Breath Upon Waking and Rapid Pulse Checkup.
  1. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  3. Myocarditis
  4. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  5. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  6. 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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