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what is a the definition of cardiac autonomic neuropathy

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Dr. David Bozak
Specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See below: Nerve damage that affects the nerves that control automatic functions of the heart.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Here's my take: Postural orthostatic techycardia syndrome is fairly common and has a variety of different causes if the pathologist gets to look at nerve. Since you'r ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes it is: There is no obvious cause other than diabetes. So when it occurs in the absence of diabetes, it is called idiopathic.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Pham
24 years experience Neurosurgery
Diabetic neuropathy: Controlling your blood sugar is extremely important to deter the progression of diabetic neuropathy. Vitamin B12 (either by oral or injection) is also ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dipakkumar Pandya
27 years experience Neurology
Brad questions: neurologic impairement is usually manifested with mood memory and behavior. It also has wide range of neurocognitive impairement
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Neurological dis.: Diseases of the nervous system (brain, spinal cord, nerves), such as Strokes, Seizures, Migraines, etc.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark URMAN
32 years experience Cardiology
Endocarditis: The most common type of inflamed heart valve is due to infection, known as endocarditis. This is a life-threatening condition caused by germs, especi ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Loki Skylizard
19 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Supply & demand: In simple terms, it is a mismatch between the supply of oxygen and nutrients to heart muscle and the needs/demands of the heart muscle. In effect, he ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Arteriosclerosis: Arteriosclerosis is a hardening of the arteries. This happens from fat, cholesterol or other harmful substances stick to the wall of the artery and f ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Not clear: Help us to answer your question, and what is occurring symptomatically. The term "obstacle of the peripheral nerve" is totally unfamiliar. Please pr ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Phonocardiograph: Today the main function of this machine is to remind us old cardiolologists of when we were young. It records heart sounds and their timing.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Venous tone: venous tone = diameter & tone of a vein when fully dilated.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Nervous system dis.: Can be the Brain, such as Epilepsy or Migraines, or the Spinal cord such as Lupus or Polio.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Functional colopathy: Functional colopathy is condition with possible sx's of abdominal pain with either diarrhea or constipation.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Hypertrophic Cardiac: Causes of hcm are either inherited (mutations in genes in heart muscle proteins), high blood pressure, aging, diabetes, thyroid disease, or cause is u ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It depneds: Tumors can arise in the brain or can spread to brain from outside Cancers (like Lung Cancer can spread to brain). These can also be benign like a Pitu ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Arteriosclerosis: Arteriosclerosis is a hardening of the arteries. This happens from fat, cholesterol or other harmful substances stick to the wall of the artery and f ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Stroke: It is the same as stroke . Caused by impaired oxygenation to the brain or part of it with sequential loss of function of that part and possible death ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Aneurysms: Age greater than 65 years, being a male, smoking, diabetes, and family history. There are other causes but they are less common.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Resubmit question: And what description is that?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Control mechanism: A regulatory mechanism for physiological functions in which there is responsive action to feedback.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
A huge category: Most neurological diseases are not infectious, such as stroke, MS, Alzheimer's, Parkinsons, etc. The infections include viruses, bacteria, fungi, tub ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
Stroke and heart : Stroke is brain injury -- it means loss of function temporarily or permanently and heart attack is heart injury -- the symptoms include chest pain and ... Read More
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