Infant asthma: Introduction
Infant asthma: Infant asthma is a type of asthma that occurs during childhood. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways. The severity of symptoms is variable. The asthma may be triggered by allergens, pollution, viral infections and many other factors.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Infant asthma is available below.
Symptoms of Infant asthma
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symptoms of Infant asthma
Treatments for Infant asthma
- Avoid allergens or other substances which trigger the symptoms. Medications such as bronchodilators, corticosteroids, antihistamines and anti-inflammatories
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Infant asthma:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Infant asthma?
Infant asthma: Complications
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Causes of Infant asthma
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Less Common Symptoms of Infant asthma
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Infant asthma: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Infant asthma
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash
with redness and warmth,...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See misdiagnosis of...read more »
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early.
Some of the chronic lung diseases with...read more »
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Infant asthma: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
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- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Infant asthma
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Infant asthma: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Infant asthma
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Infant asthma: Animations
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Prognosis for Infant asthma
Prognosis for Infant asthma:
A good prognosis for asthma relies on adhering to treatment therapies which may involve medications, preventative medications and avoidance of triggering factors. Although asthma can be a serious life-threatening condition, death is relatively uncommon.
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Research about Infant asthma
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Infant asthma: Broader Related Topics
Types of Infant asthma
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