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Adult respiratory distress syndrome

Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Introduction

Adult respiratory distress syndrome: A condition which is characterized by fulminant pulmonary interstitial alveolar oedema. See detailed information below for a list of 54 causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Symptom Checker

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome Treatments

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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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...read more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Related Rare Diseases

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Adult respiratory distress syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome as a symptom include:

Definitions of Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

NIH: Respiratory distress of any etiology, excluding neonatal respiratory distress syndrome.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Acute lung injury characterized by coughing and rales; inflammation of the lungs which become stiff and fibrous and cannot exchange oxygen; occurs among persons exposed to irritants such as corrosive chemical vapors or ammonia or chlorine etc.
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Fulminant pulmonary interstitial and alveolar edema resulting from diffuse infection, shock, or trauma of the lungs.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome

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How Common are these Causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Adult respiratory distress syndrome. Of the 54 causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 9 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 46 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

The following list of conditions have 'Adult respiratory distress syndrome' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

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Causes of Adult respiratory distress syndrome Based on Risk Factors

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    What are the alternative names for Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

    Shock lung, Acute lung syndrome, ARDS
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

    Medical Conditions associated with Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

    Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Men's health symptoms (291 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Adult respiratory distress syndrome:

    Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Shortness of breath (1528 causes), Respiratory distress (241 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breathlessness (1528 causes), Irregular breathing (28 causes), Cyanosis (439 causes), Hypoxia (69 causes), Lung diseases

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