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14 possible causes of "Fluttering heart, Shortness o..."
Symptoms:
  • Heart murmurs
  • Swelling of scrotum
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Liver enlarged
1. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that affects the chambers of your heart. You have four heart chambers: two atria in the upper half of the heart and two ventricles in the lower half. Th...
Symptoms:
  • Heart murmurs
  • High blood pressure
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Low blood pressure
2. Heart Attack Overview
In the movies, heart attacks are always very obvious. In reality, heart attacks aren't always so sudden or dramatic. Read our brief overview for information about heart attacks.
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Fatigue
  • Chest pain
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Heart rate altered
3. Congestive (Dilated) Cardiomyopathy
Congestive cardiomyopathy, also known as dilated cardiomyopathy, is characterized by a weak primary pumping chamber in the heart. Your heart automatically attempts to correct for this inefficiency. In turn, thi...
Symptoms:
  • Impatient
  • Headache
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Teeth grinding
4. Generalized Anxiety Disorder
People who suffer from generalized anxiety disorder, or GAD, worry uncontrollably about common occurrences and situations. The condition may also be called chronic anxiety neurosis.GAD is different than normal feeling...
Symptoms:
  • Bounding pulse
  • General weakness
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Edema
5. Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive heart disease refers to heart conditions caused by high blood pressure. It's not a single disease, but rather, a number of different heart disorders all caused by the same thing: the heart working unde...
Symptoms:
  • Fatigue
  • Bounding pulse
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Chest pain
6. Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter
Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter are irregular heart rhythms that occur when the upper chambers of your heart (the atria) beat too fast.Atrial fibrillation can be sustained or can occur in bursts. It creates a...
Symptoms:
  • General weakness
  • Swollen ankle
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Pain
7. Mitral Valve Stenosis
Your mitral valve is located on the left side of your heart, between two chambers, the atrium and the ventricle. Blood is pumped from the left atrium through the mitral valve and into the left ventricle on its way t...
Symptoms:
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Headache
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Crushing chest pain
8. High Blood Pressure Overview
Hypertension, or high blood pressure (HBP), increases the risk of heart attack, stroke & other health problems. Learn HBP symptoms & get treatment under an MD's care.
Symptoms:
  • Swollen ankle
  • Pain
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Cough
9. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
Ischemic cardiomyopathy (IC) is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle is weakened. In this condition, the left ventricle, which is the main heart muscle, is usually enlarged and dilated. This condition can be ...
Symptoms:
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Neonatal cyanosis
  • Fluttering heart
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
  • Blue fingernails
10. Ventricular Septal Defects
A ventral septal defect, more commonly known as a ventricular septal defect (VSD), is a hole between the heart's lower chambers (ventricles). The defect can occur anywhere within the muscle dividing the two sides of th...

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