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851 Possible Causes for Hypotension, Weak Pulse

  • Hypovolemic Shock

    Symptoms of shock include Confusion or lack of alertness Loss of consciousness Sudden and ongoing rapid heartbeat Sweating Pale skin A weak pulse Rapid breathing Decreased[icdlist.com] CONCLUSION: The shock bowel sign and the CT hypotension complex are frequently associated with hypotension from causes other than trauma-induced hypovolemic shock, such as[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include: Anxiety Low or no urine output Profuse sweating Dizziness Confusion Loss of consciousness Chest pain Tachycardia with weak pulse Hypotension Decreased urine[symptoma.com]

  • Cardiac Tamponade

    Cold, clammy skin and a weak pulse due to hypotension are also observed in patients with tamponade.[emedicine.medscape.com] Of the 7 hypotensive or normotensive patients diagnosed with cardiac tamponade, 4 underwent successful pericardiocentesis while awaiting surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] These are low blood pressure or weak pulse, extended neck veins, and a rapid heartbeat combined with a muffled heart sound.[belmarrahealth.com]

  • Cardiogenic Shock

    The signs and symptoms of cardiogenic shock include rapid and weak pulse, rapid breathing, anxiety, large neck (jugular) veins, cool skin, weakness and fatigue, decreased[traumasurvivorsnetwork.org] He is profoundly hypotensive with low O2 sats and obvious CHF. The patient’s blood pressure will transiently respond to fluid resuscitation.[emsimcases.com] Symptoms Cardiogenic shock signs and symptoms include: Rapid breathing Severe shortness of breath Sudden, rapid heartbeat (tachycardia) Loss of consciousness Weak pulse Low[mayoclinic.org]

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    […] peripheral pulses.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] KEYWORDS: Adrenal insufficiency; corticosteroid therapy; hypotension; nocturnal home hemodialysis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It should be part of the differential diagnosis in cases of hypotensive patient who is unresponsive to vasoactive agents.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Septic Shock

    The signs and symptoms of shock include Hypotension (systolic blood pressure below 90 mmHg) Weak, rapid pulse Tachypnea (more than 20 breaths per minute) due to acidosis Flushing[symptoma.com] […] different radial artery invasive blood pressure changes in an arm elevation test, which could be applied as a new method to distinguish hypovolemic shock and septic shock from hypotension[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hypotension, and both refractory hypotension and hyperlactatemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Toxic Shock Syndrome

    There also is fever, dizziness, breathing problems, and a weak, rapid pulse.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] At initial presentation, she was hypotensive, febrile, and tachycardic.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] manifestations: Fever: temperature greater than or equal to 102.0 F (greater than or equal to 38.9 C) Rash: diffuse macular erythroderma Desquamation: 1-2 weeks after onset of rash Hypotension[wwwn.cdc.gov]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    […] exam (see cardiovascular examination ) Delayed and weak pulse ( Pulsus parvus et tardus ) Palpable systolic thrill over the bifurcation of the carotids and the aorta Harsh[amboss.com] If unexpectedly poor exercise tolerance is demonstrated or if there is exercise-induced hypotension or ventricular arrhythmia, aortic valve replacement seems wise, although[doi.org] Check your pulse. A weak pulse may mean that there is narrowing of the heart valve. Listen to your heart and lungs for abnormal sounds.[northshore.org]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    […] peripheral pulses, and cold skin on the arms and legs.[en.m.wikipedia.org] Tachycardia and Orthostatic Hypotension . There have been discussions in the literature about other findings to rule in/out upper GI bleeding.[mdedge.com] You could go into shock, with a rapid pulse and drop in blood pressure. You may become pale.[webmd.com]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Rapid and weak pulse. Perspiration/sweating. The most common symptom is severe chest pain, which often feels like a heavy pressure feeling on your chest.[patient.co.uk] INTERVENTIONS AND OUTCOMES: On the second hospital day, hypotension and a new cardiac murmur was found.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Their results were mixed: IV magnesium reduced the incidence of serious arrhythmias, but this treatment also increased the incidence of profound hypotension, bradycardia and[cochrane.org]

  • Radix Aconiti

    pulses and shortness of breath.[dh.gov.hk] Chan TY, Aconite poisoning presenting as hypotension and bradycardia, Hum Exp Toxicol. 28(12):795–797 (2009) PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar (6).[link.springer.com] It has historically been used to treat heart failure, shock, and hypotension [1] .[battlebalm.com]

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