Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Breathing Trouble Lying Flat and Waking Up At Night with Difficulty Breathing 20 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 20 conditions that can cause Breathing Trouble Lying Flat and Waking Up At Night with Difficulty Breathing.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Breathing Trouble Lying Flat and Waking Up At Night with Difficulty Breathing.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Enlarged Heart
There are 5 uncommon conditions that can cause Breathing Trouble Lying Flat and Waking Up At Night with Difficulty Breathing.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aortic Regurgitation
  3. Aortic Stenosis
  4. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  5. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 13 rare conditions that can cause Breathing Trouble Lying Flat and Waking Up At Night with Difficulty Breathing.
  1. Beriberi
  2. Chagas Disease
  3. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  4. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  5. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  6. Malignant Hypertension
  7. Mitral Stenosis
  8. Pleural Effusion
  9. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  10. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  11. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  12. Ventricular Aneurysm
  13. 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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