Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Leg Swelling and Orthopnea 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Leg Swelling and Orthopnea.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Leg Swelling and Orthopnea.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Enlarged Heart
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Leg Swelling and Orthopnea.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aortic Regurgitation
  3. Aortic Stenosis
  4. Cirrhosis
  5. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  6. Mitral Regurgitation
  7. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 15 rare conditions that can cause Leg Swelling and Orthopnea.
  1. Beriberi
  2. Chagas Disease
  3. Cor Pulmonale
  4. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  5. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  6. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  7. Malignant Hypertension
  8. Mitral Stenosis
  9. Pericarditis
  10. Polycythemia Vera
  11. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  12. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  13. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  14. Ventricular Aneurysm
  15. Ventricular Septal Defect

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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