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Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD

Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD: Introduction

Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD: also known as orthopnea is the dyspnoea which occurs on lying down and is relieved on sitting up. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Detailed list of causes of Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD

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How Common are these Causes of Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD?

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  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 24 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD:

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Causes of Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD:

    COPD-like symptoms (22 causes), Breath sound symptoms (759 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Lung sound symptoms (743 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Severe wheezing worse when lying down as in case of COPD:

    Asthma (320 causes), Foreign body inhalation, Left ventricular failure, Orthopnea (42 causes), Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (10 causes), Congestive heart failure (140 causes)

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