Chest Pain Medical Conditions: Page 5
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Chronic Kidney Failure
Chronic kidney disease is a condition in which the kidneys are not working correctly. It is caused by damage to tiny structures within the kidneys called nephrons (pronounced nef-RONS)...What is Chronic Kidney Failure?
The left ventricle of the heart is a muscular chamber. This chamber pumps blood from the heart to the entire body...What is Aortic Insufficiency?
The aorta is the main artery carrying oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the body. Aortic coarctation is the narrowing of the aorta which slows or blocks the blood flow...What is Aortic Coarctation?
Tachycardia is a rapid heart rate of more than 100 beats per minute. Sinus tachycardia, from the heart's sinus node, is a normal response to exercise, illness, or stress...What is Tachycardia?
Coccidioidomycosis, commonly called valley fever, is a fungal infection of the lungs that can cause very serious problems...What is Coccidioidomycosis?
Anemia is a disorder of the blood. It is the result of very low levels of red blood cells (RBC) and hemoglobin...What is Anemia?
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, or HCM, is a form of Cardiomyopathy ...What is Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy?
Platelets are a special type of blood cell. They help form clots so that you do not bleed too much...What is Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia?