Shortness Of Breath Medical Conditions: Page 4
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Arrhythmias are abnormal beats of the heart, such as: Heartbeats that are too slow ( Bradycardia ) Heartbeats that are too fast (tachycardia) Extra beats Skipped beats Beats coming from abnormal areas of the heart What is Arrhythmias?
End-stage Renal Disease
Renal failure (or kidney failure) occurs when the kidneys are not able to perform their normal functions...What is End-stage Renal Disease?
Uterine fibroids are benign growths that develop in the wall of the uterus, part of the female reproductive system, the organ where a fetus develops (also referred to as the womb)...What is Uterine Fibroids?
High Blood Pressure is the medical term for high blood pressure...What is Hypertension?
Lung Cancer is a disease in which cancer cells grow in the lungs...What is Lung Cancer?
Pneumonia is a serious infection of the lungs that causes the air sacs in the lungs to fill with pus and other liquid...What is Pneumonia?
Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the lining of the airways, causing bronchospasm...What is Asthma?
Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is characterized by six months or more of chronic, exaggerated worry and tension that is unfounded or much more severe than the normal anxiety most people experience...What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD?
A cough is a sudden expulsion of air from the lungs. Its purpose is usually to clear secretions and inhaled foreign substances from the lungs and respiratory tract...What is Cough?
Berylliosis is an occupational lung disease. It occurs in people who work with beryllium. Berylliosis usually only occurs in people who have an allergic sensitivity to beryllium...What is Berylliosis?