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Stridor: Introduction

Stridor: A harsh high pitched breath sound. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Stridor is available below.

Symptoms of Stridor

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Stridor?

Stridor: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Stridor

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Disease Topics Related To Stridor

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Stridor:

Stridor: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Stridor

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent more »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with 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 pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure 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 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 more »

Stridor: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Stridor

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Stridor: Rare Types

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Stridor: Animations

Stridor: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Stridor:

A whistling sound when breathing (usually heard on inspiration); indicates obstruction of the trachea or larynx - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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