What causes chest pain? 84 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

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Familial Dysbetalipoproteinemia

Familial dysbetalipoproteinemia is an inherited disorder. It causes high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in the blood. People who inherit this condition are at high risk of developing hardening of the arterie...

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Actinomycosis

Actinomycosis is a long-term infection that causes abscesses to form in the soft tissues of the body. Lumps in the neck or face can be a sign of actinomycosis.

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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

Peripartum cardiomyopathy is a rare type of heart failure that occurs during pregnancy or immediately after delivery. The damage weakens the heart muscle and causes the heart to become enlarged. As a result, the hear...

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Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal cancer occurs when a malignant (cancerous) tumor forms in the lining of the esophagus, which is the muscular tube responsible for moving food from the throat to the stomach. As the cancer grows, it can affec...

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
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