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1,389 Possible Causes for Diminished Heart Sounds, Fainting Spells, Pericardial Knock

  • Cardiac Tamponade

    , and diminished heart sounds) Cold, clammy extremities Anxiety, restlessness Diagnosis Blood tests EKG, Chest X-ray Cardiac ECHO Treatment Oxygen IV fluids Medications to[cardiachealth.org] Symptoms may include: Shortness of breath Low blood pressure Fast heart rate Swollen veins in the neck or the arms Fainting spells Weakness and feeling bad How is it diagnosed[summitmedicalgroup.com] knock Tension pneumothorax distinguishing factors decreased or absent breath sounds hyperresonant percussion Treatment Management approach all approaches focus on removal[medbullets.com]

  • Constrictive Pericarditis

    Signs may include hypotension, elevated jugular venous pressure (JVP) and diminished heart sounds (Beck's triad or acute compression triad described in 1935 with cardiac tamponade[patient.info] Pericardial Knock (Constrictive Pericarditis) The early diastolic sound of pericardial constriction occurs slightly earlier than the average third heart sound.[podbay.fm] Opening snap of mitral valve is to be distinguished from pericardial knock.( Opening snap high pitched and occur later than pericardial knock in diastole, best heard in expiration[drsvenkatesan.com]

  • Myocardial Infarction

    Heart On palpation, lateral displacement of the apical impulse, dyskinesis, a palpable S 4 gallop, and a soft S 1 sound may be found.[emedicine.medscape.com] These signs indicate diminished contractility of the compromised left ventricle.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock
  • Dehydration

    Plus, dehydration can aggravate a tendency toward syncope, making the likelihood of fainting higher.[tiphero.com] If you feel a spell of dizziness coming on, get to safe place where you can sit or lie down without hurting yourself, preferably with a trusted friend or family member, and[tiphero.com]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock
  • Hypovolemia

    Intradialytic hypovolemia is a common complication of hemodialysis treatments. Blood volume changes that occur during dialysis can be followed by on-line optical sensing of the patient's hematocrit. Characteristic curves of blood volume changes can be seen in fluid overloaded patients with symptoms of hypovolemia, i.e.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock
  • Addison's Disease

    spells sores in the mouth cravings for salt nausea vomiting irritability or depression If Addison’s disease goes untreated for too long, it can become an Addisonian crisis[healthline.com] […] weakness in the muscles fatigue and tiredness darkening in skin color weight loss or decreased appetite a decrease in heart rate or blood pressure low blood sugar levels fainting[healthline.com]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis

    Signs may include hypotension, elevated jugular venous pressure (JVP) and diminished heart sounds (Beck's triad or acute compression triad described in 1935 with cardiac tamponade[patient.info] The beginning of this anomalous movement was coincident with the pericardial knock in the phonocardiogram and its peak was coincident with the simultaneously recorded deep[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONSTRICTION RESTRICTION Prominent y descent in venous pressure Present Variable Paradoxical pulse 1/3rd of cases Absent Pericardial knock Present Absent Equal right- and[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Fainting Spells
  • Pneumothorax

    Aus Wikimedia Commons, dem freien Medienarchiv Zur Navigation springen Zur Suche springen Pneumothorax Krankheit Medium hochladen Wikipedia Ist ein(e) Krankheit Unterklasse von Pleuraerkrankung, Emphysem Normdatei Q203601 GND-Kennung: 4250684-0 NDL-Kennung: 00565798 BNCF-Thesaurus: 45767 BabelNet-Kennung:[…][commons.wikimedia.org]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock
  • Pericardial Effusion

    On physical examination classical signs include neck vein distention with elevated jugular venous pressure at bedside examination, pulsus paradoxus, and diminished heart sounds[eurheartj.oxfordjournals.org] spell.[mayoclinic.com] See also constrictive pericarditis. pericardial friction rub see pericardial rub. pericardial knock an early diastolic sound caused by loss of pericardial elasticity accompanying[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    BMC Res Notes. 2018 Apr 3;11(1):221. doi: 10.1186/s13104-018-3341-6. Author information 1 Buea Regional Hospital, Buea, South West Region, Cameroon. cnkoke@yahoo.com. 2 Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde 1, Yaounde, Cameroon. cnkoke@yahoo.com. 3 Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Pericardial Knock