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13 possible causes of 'Shortness of breath, Breathless - lying flat'
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1. 
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that...
Symptoms:
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    High blood pressure
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    Low blood pressure
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    Coughing up blood
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
2. 
Hypertensive heart disease refers to heart conditions caused by high blood pressure. It's not a...
Symptoms:
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    Bounding pulse
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    General weakness
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    Edema
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
3. 
Your bronchial tubes are responsible for delivering air to your lungs. When these tubes become...
Symptoms:
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    Stopped breathing
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    Stops breathing
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    Headache
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
4. 
Hypertension, or high blood pressure (HBP), increases the risk of heart attack, stroke & other...
Symptoms:
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    Headache
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    Abnormal heart rhythms
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    Blood in urine
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
5. 
Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter are irregular heart rhythms...
Symptoms:
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    Fatigue
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    Bounding pulse
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    Chest pain
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
6. 
Ischemic cardiomyopathy (IC) is a condition that occurs when the heart muscle is weakened. In this...
Symptoms:
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    Swollen ankle
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    Pain
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    Cough
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
7. 
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a serious complication that stems from diabetes. If you don't have...
This condition is considered a medical emergency.
Urgent care may be required
Symptoms:
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    Increased urination
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    Breathless - lying flat
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    Abdominal pain
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    Shortness of breath
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    Pain
8. 
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. When this occurs, the body...
This condition is considered a medical emergency.
Urgent care may be required
Symptoms:
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    High blood pressure
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    Coughing up blood
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    Peripheral cyanosis
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
9. 
The aorta is a large artery that carries blood out of your heart. If you experience a dissection of...
This condition is considered a medical emergency.
Urgent care may be required
Symptoms:
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    Alteration in consciousness
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    Low back pain
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    Dry mouth
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
10. 
If you have multifocal atrial tachycardia (MAT), your heart is...
Symptoms:
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    Lightheadedness
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    Fluttering heart
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    Chest tightness
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    Shortness of breath
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    Breathless - lying flat
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