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Conditions

Anxiety

Anxiety is a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, that can be mild or severe.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Anxiety
  • Unusually tired
  • Feeling irritable
  • Feeling sick or nausea
  • Feeling heart beat

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Anxiety.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Claustrophobia

Claustrophobia is the irrational fear of confined spaces.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling heart beat
  • Anxiety
  • Tremor
  • Sweating
  • Feeling sick or nausea

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Claustrophobia.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Fear of open spaces

Agoraphobia is a fear of being in situations where escape might be difficult, or help wouldn't be available if things go wrong.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Sweating
  • Fear of open spaces
  • Fear of leaving home
  • Avoiding people or social contact
  • Anxiety

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Fear of open spaces.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Postural tachycardia syndrome

Postural tachycardia syndrome (PoTS) is an abnormal increase in heart rate after sitting or standing up.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling heart beat
  • Dizzy or lightheaded on standing up
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy
  • Shortness of breath

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Postural tachycardia syndrome.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

SVT

Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is the name given to an abnormality of heart rhythm, characterised by a fast heartbeat.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling heart beat
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Chest pain
  • Lightheaded or feeling dizzy
  • Shortness of breath

Our Health A-Z contains more information on SVT.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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