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Wheezing worse when lying down: 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 21 causes of Wheezing worse when lying down, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Wheezing worse when lying down:
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)
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Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Polycystic liver disease, Panic attacks (26 causes), Aortic stenosis, Mitral stenosis, Myocardial infarction (38 causes), Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Bronchitis (273 causes)
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