Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) complications
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD)
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Complications could include:
Congestive Heart Failure
Respiratory Tract Infections
Abnormal Heart Rhythms
Mental Health Impairment
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that affects the chambers of your heart. Learn more about CHF, including symptoms and risk factors.
Lung Development and Infant Breathing Disorders
Learn more about lung development in infants and infant breathing disorders.
A lung abscess is a bacterial infection that occurs in the lung tissue. The infection causes tissue to die, and pus collects in that space.
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Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. General symptoms include chest pain, fever, cough, and trouble breathing.
There are many tests available to diagnose arrhythmias. Read more on how these tests work.
What Is Arrhythmia?
An arrhythmia occurs when electrical impulses, which direct and regulate heartbeats, don't function properly. Heart arrhythmias are common and usually harmless.
What Causes Abnormal Heart Rhythms?
An abnormal heart rhythm is when your heart beats too fast, slow, or irregularly. This is also called an arrhythmia. Within the heart is a complex system of valves, nodes, and chambers that control how and when the blood is pumped.
A Guide to Drugs for Arrhythmia
Drugs that treat arrhythmias come in many forms. Learn what they are, what they do, and how they work.
Doctors Who Treat Arrhythmia
Read more about doctors who treat arrhythmias.
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