Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Orthopnea and Weakness or Fatigue 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Orthopnea and Weakness or Fatigue.

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

Last Updated: Nov 22, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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