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Asthma-like reaction: Asthma-like reaction is a respiratory reaction to a stimulus or allergen that has characteristics that are similar to those of asthma, including difficulty breathing, shortness of breath and/or wheezing or whistling breathing sounds. See detailed information below for a list of 2 causes of Asthma-like reaction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Asthma-like reaction:
Asthma (320 causes), Wheezing (764 causes), Breathing difficulties (2922 causes), Stridor (695 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Asthma-like symptoms (440 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Breath sound symptoms (759 causes), Lung sound symptoms (743 causes)
Symptoms related to Asthma-like reaction:
Asthma (320 causes), Wheezing (764 causes), Difficulty breathing (2922 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Shortness of breath (1528 causes), Chronic lung diseae, Breathlessness (1528 causes), Acute asthmatic attacks, Inhalers, Steroids, Bronchospasm (221 causes), Beta 2 agonists
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