Paucigranulocytic asthma: Introduction
Paucigranulocytic asthma: Paucigranulocytic asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by normal levels of eosinophils and neutrophils (types of white blood cell) in the airways. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult. The severity of symptoms is variable.
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causes, and treatments of Paucigranulocytic asthma is available below.
Paucigranulocytic asthma: Treatments
There is no cure but identifying and avoiding the triggering factors will prevent symptoms developing. Symptoms may be managed by various asthma medications such as bronchodilators, antiinflammatories and asthma inhalers. Some medications act as long-term controllers (e.g. corticosteroids, long-acting beta-2 agonists, leukotriene modifiers, Cromolyn, Nedocromil, ...more treatments »
Symptoms of Paucigranulocytic asthma
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Treatments for Paucigranulocytic asthma
- Medications such as bronchodilators, corticosteroids, antihistamines and anti-inflammatories
- Management of asthma, and medications used to prevent and treat symptoms depends on the frequency and severity of symptoms. Treatments for asthma include:
- Avoidance of triggers - certain medications, pollens, dust etc
- Avoidance of cigarette smoking - smoking cessation and avoidance of others smoking
- Utilisation of an asthma action plan and self monitoring
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Paucigranulocytic asthma: Complications
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Causes of Paucigranulocytic asthma
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Less Common Symptoms of Paucigranulocytic asthma
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Paucigranulocytic asthma: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Paucigranulocytic asthma
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
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Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or ...read more »
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Paucigranulocytic asthma: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Paucigranulocytic asthma: Rare Types
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Prognosis for Paucigranulocytic asthma
Prognosis for Paucigranulocytic asthma:
A good prognosis for asthma relies on adhering to treatment therapies which may involve medications, preventative medications and avoidance of triggering factors. Although asthma can be a serious life-threatening condition, death is relatively uncommon.
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Types of Paucigranulocytic asthma
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