Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Orthopnea and Palpitations 20 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 20 conditions that can cause Orthopnea and Palpitations.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Orthopnea and Palpitations.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Mitral Valve Prolapse
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Orthopnea and Palpitations.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aortic Regurgitation
  3. Aortic Stenosis
  4. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  5. Mitral Regurgitation
  6. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Orthopnea and Palpitations.
  1. Chagas Disease
  2. Cor Pulmonale
  3. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  4. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  5. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  6. Malignant Hypertension
  7. Mitral Stenosis
  8. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  9. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  10. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  11. Ventricular Aneurysm
  12. Ventricular Septal Defect

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