Shortness Of Breath Medical Conditions: Page 2
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Hyperthyroidism develops when the thyroid gland becomes overactive and produces too much thyroid hormone...What is Hyperthyroidism?
Histoplasmosis is a fungal infection that often causes a respiratory illness. What is Histoplasmosis?
A heart murmur is an abnormal sound made by turbulent blood flow in the heart. Some adults and many children have incidental heart murmurs that are harmless (benign)...What is Heart Murmur?
A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart muscle is interrupted. Oxygen can't get to the heart muscle, causing tissue damage or tissue death...What is Heart Attack?
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) causes chronic, exaggerated worrying and anxiety about everyday life...What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder?
A food allergy is an adverse or abnormal reaction to a food or a food additive. What is Food Allergy?
The endocardium is the inner lining of the heart muscle. Endocarditis is an infection of this lining and the heart valves...What is Endocarditis?
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease. The defect occurs in epithelial (lining) cells. These cells normally create a mucus...What is Cystic Fibrosis?
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Carbon monoxide poisoning is can be a deadly condition. It results from inhaling carbon monoxide gas (CO)...What is Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary arteries bring oxygen rich blood to the heart muscle. Coronary artery disease (CAD) is blockage of these arteries...What is Coronary Artery Disease?