Heart Disorders

Heart disorders include many different types of diseases of the heart. Heart disease often refers to coronary heart disease, although it may include any heart disorder. Well-known heart disorders include heart attack, angina, and cardiac arrest. Categories of heart disease also include heart rhythm disorders (e.g. palpitations, arrhythmias ...

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Symptoms of Heart Disorders

People who have abnormal heart murmurs may have signs or symptoms of the heart problems causing the murmurs. These signs and symptoms may include:

  • Poor eating and failure to grow normally (in infants)
  • Shortness of breath, which may occur only ...
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Causes List for Heart Disorders

Some possible causes of Heart Disorders or similar disorders may include:1

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Types of Heart Disorders

Well-known heart disorders include:

Categories of heart disorders may include:

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Diagnosis of Heart Disorders

Some of these—such as cardiac MRI and echocardiography—can take moving pictures of a beating heart to see how well it’s working. Others—such as cardiac CT and a nuclear heart scan—take specialized snapshots to assess heart ...2

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  1. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  2. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ issue/ mar2014/ capsule2

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