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23 possible causes of "Palpitations, Chest pain"
Symptoms:
  • Shortness of breath
  • Fainting
  • Chest pain
  • Palpitations
  • Bounding pulse
  • Lightheadedness
1. Abnormal Heart Rhythms
Have you ever felt your heart skip a beat? If you're not a character in a romance novel, that may mean you have an abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia). Within the heart is a complex system of valves, nodes, an...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Swelling of the hands or legs
  • Crushing chest pain
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Bounding pulse
  • General weakness
2. 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:
  • Pain
  • Fainting
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Fluttering heart
3. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a condition where your heart muscle, or myocardium, becomes thicker than normal. This interferes with your heart's ability to pump blood.In most cases, HCM doesn't cause an...
Symptoms:
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Pain
  • Cough
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Nausea
4. 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:
  • Pain
  • Burping
  • Fatigue
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Numbness
5. Hyperventilation
Hyperventilation is a condition in which you suddenly start to breathe very quickly. Healthy breathing occurs with a healthy balance between breathing in oxygen and breathing out carbon dioxide. While hyperventilating...
Symptoms:
  • Tired
  • Dizziness
  • Bounding pulse
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • General weakness
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:
  • Chest pain
  • Dizziness
  • Palpitations
  • Shortness of breath
7. Heart Murmurs and Other Sounds
During a regular medical checkup, your doctor will use a stethoscope to listen to your heartbeat to determine whether your heart is beating properly and has a normal rhythm. This gives the doctor information concernin...
Symptoms:
  • Fainting
  • Palpitations
  • Fatigue
  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Lightheadedness
8. Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sick sinus syndrome (SSS) is a general name for a group of disorders caused by a malfunctioning sinus node. The sinus node acts as a pacemaker inside the heart. Sinus rhythm (the normal beating of the heart) i...
Symptoms:
  • Fainting
  • Shortness of breath on exertion
  • Chest pain
  • Palpitations
9. Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic valve disease is a condition that occurs when the main artery of your body, the aorta, and the left ventricle of the heart malfunction. The aortic valve determines how blood flows from the left ventricle (th...
Symptoms:
  • Swollen ankle
  • Swollen feet
  • Hard to awaken
  • Palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Nausea
10. 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 ...

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Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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