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What is Stridor?

What is Stridor?

  • Stridor: A harsh high pitched breath sound.
  • Stridor: a whistling sound when breathing (usually heard on inspiration); indicates obstruction of the trachea or larynx.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Stridor: Introduction

Types of Stridor:

Broader types of Stridor:

What causes Stridor?

Causes of Stridor: see causes of Stridor

What are the symptoms of Stridor?

Symptoms of Stridor: see symptoms of Stridor

Stridor: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Stridor.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Stridor.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Stridor: Pulmonologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Stridor.
Treatments for Stridor: see treatments for Stridor

Organs Affected by Stridor:

Organs and body systems related to Stridor include:

Name and Aliases of Stridor

Main name of condition: Stridor

Other names or spellings for Stridor:

Upper airway obstruction Source - Diseases Database

Stridor: Related Conditions

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